HB 1327: Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders
GENERAL BILL by Peters
Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders; Requires specific level of screening for peer specialists working in mental health programs & facilities; requires DCF to develop training program for peer specialists & give preference to trainers who are certified peer specialists; requires background screening as condition of employment.
Last Action: 3/10/2018 House - Died in Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
• Introduced -HJ 114
• Referred to Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 340
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee
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