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2018 Regular Session



Human Services - Family Navigation Services - Provision and Funding

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lam


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Requiring the Governor's Office for Children to fund family navigation services to support parents and other caregivers of children or youth with behavioral health needs or developmental disabilities and to address certain other priorities concerning children and youth; specifying that the services be provided by certain family navigators as determined by local management boards; requiring the Governor to include an appropriation of not less than $1,665,915 for the services in the annual budget each fiscal year; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Lam, Chang, Gaines, Stein, and P. Young
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Appropriations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Social Services - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Children, Governor's Office for
Community Facilities and Services
Developmental Disabilities -see also- Vulnerable Adults
Mental and Behavioral Health
Parents and Guardians -see also- Adoption; Child Custody
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Youth -see also- Minors
Statutes:Article - Human Services
(8-101, 8-6A-01 through 8-6A-05)

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February 28, 2018 4:08 P.M.