SB0066

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Health – Vital Statistics – Veteran and Armed Services Member Suicide Reporting

Sponsored by:

Senator Simonaire

Status:

In the House - First Reading Health and Government Operations


Synopsis:Requiring the Secretary of Health to publish an annual report on the suicides of veterans and members currently serving in the armed services of the United States; limiting the information in the report to the age, sex, race or ethnicity, nature of service if known, and method of suicide of the veteran or armed services member; requiring the report to include aggregate information for the lesser of the previous 5 years or the total number of years for which information is available; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Simonaire, Young, Mathias, Eckardt, and Ready
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1159
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Finance  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Armed Forces -see also- Military Department; Veterans
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death
Ethnic Affairs
Gender -see also- Women
Health, Department of
Reports
Veterans
Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Health - General
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February 13, 2018 10:16 A.M.