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Public Health - Maryland Behavioral Health Crisis Response System

Sponsored by:

Senator Madaleno


Veto sustained (0-46)

Synopsis:Altering the name of the Maryland Mental Health Crisis Response System to be the Maryland Behavioral Health Crisis Response System; authorizing specified services to be provided by the Crisis Response System; requiring the Crisis Response System to evaluate the outcomes of services through the annual collection of data on behavioral health calls received by police, attempted and completed suicides, unnecessary hospitalizations, hospital diversions, and arrests and detentions of individuals with behavioral health diagnoses; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Madaleno, Benson, Feldman, Klausmeier, Pugh, Mathias, and Middleton
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0367
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
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Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Community Facilities and Services
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death
Emergency Medical Services
Federal Government
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Mental Health
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(10-1401 through 10-1405, 19-303)
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October 24, 2017 4:48 P.M.