2007 Regular Session

HOUSE BILL 524

File Code: Public Health
Sponsored By:
Delegates Nathan-Pulliam, Benson, Bronrott, Burns, Costa, Donoghue, Hammen, Hubbard, Kach, Kullen, Lawton, Lee, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Oaks, Pendergrass, Proctor, Stein, F. Turner, Waldstreicher, Kipke, Tarrant, V. Turner, and Pena-Melnyk
Entitled:
Workgroup on Cultural Competency and Workforce Development for Mental Health Professionals

Synopsis:

Requiring the Mental Health Transformation Working Group, in collaboration with the Mental Hygiene Administration and the Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities in the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, to convene a Workgroup on Cultural Competency and Workforce Development for Mental Health Professionals; requiring the Workgroup to include representatives from specified groups; providing for the purpose and goals of the Workgroup; and requiring the Workgroup to develop specified recommendations.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
2/7
First Reading Health and Government Operations
2/14
Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
3/20
Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
3/18
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
3/19
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
3/30
Returned Passed
Senate Action
3/22
First Reading Finance
3/26
Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.
4/3
Favorable Report by Finance
3/31
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
4/1
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
5/8
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 412

Sponsored by:

Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Robert A. Costa, District 33B
Delegate John P. Donoghue, District 2C
Delegate Peter A. Hammen, District 46
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Wade Kach, District 5
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Jane E. Lawton, District 18
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Heather Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Joseline Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Shane E. Pendergrass, District 13
Delegate James E. Proctor, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Dana Stein, District 11
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher, District 18

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counselors -see also- Social Workers
Discrimination
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Mental Health
Minorities -see also- Women
Psychiatrists
Psychologists
Reports
Sunset

Documents:

Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
House
Number: 346584/01     Offered on: March 21, 2007   at: 10:42 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
House
March 19, 2007: Third Reading Passed (138-0)
Senate
April 1, 2007: Third Reading Passed (46-0)