Bills Pending Massachusetts Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee

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MAH2115Intro
25%
Relative to the establishment of a statewide children’s mental health ombudsman program within the Office of the Child Advocate. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2104Intro
25%
For legislation to establish a substance abuse protection fund. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2126Intro
25%
For legislation to establish a commission to study substance use disorder and treatment disparities in minority communities. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2076Intro
25%
Relative to establishing a board of registration of licensed mental health counselors. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2114Intro
25%
Relative to improving access to behavioral health services. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2082Intro
25%
Relative to reporting requirements to identify and eliminate racial and sexual orientation and gender identity disparities in mental health. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2122Intro
25%
Relative to the safe care of residents with active substance use disorder accessing skilled nursing facility care. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2097Intro
25%
Relative to the public health and public safety outcomes of the use of fentanyl testing strips by individuals addicted to opioid and other substances. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2075Intro
25%
Relative to expanding access and safety of mental health services. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2096Intro
25%
Relative to the establishment of and payments into an opioid stewardship fund. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2105Intro
25%
Relative to providing signature authority for psychiatric nurse mental health clinical nurse specialists. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2095Intro
25%
By Mr. Golden of Lowell, a petition of Thomas A. Golden, Jr., and others that insurance providers cover a minimum of 30 days for in-patient substance abuse treatment. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2124Intro
25%
Relative to enabling physician assistants to authorize psychiatric holds. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH1041Intro
25%
Relative to mental health or substance use disorder insurance benefits. Financial Services.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2127Intro
25%
For legislation to establish a special commission (including members of the General Court) to study the availability of continuum of care for persons with substance use disorder. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1292Intro
25%
For legislation to provide access to full spectrum addiction treatment services. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1293Intro
25%
For legislation to allow increased data access in opiate overdose reports. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1264Intro
25%
For legislation relative to certification of sober homes. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2085Intro
25%
For legislation to authorize the Commissioner of Mental Health to have supervision over the provision of mental health services to prisoners. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2109Intro
25%
For legislation to further define medical necessity determinations. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2113Intro
25%
For legislation to remove administrative barriers to behavioral health services. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1287Intro
25%
For legislation to increase investment in behavioral health care in the Commonwealth. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2098Intro
25%
Relative to creating intensive stabilization and treatment units within the Department of Mental Health. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2070Intro
25%
Relative to administering scheduled psychotropic medications without prior written consent at nursing homes, rest homes or other long-term care facilities. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2074Intro
25%
Relative to funding the Behavioral Health Workforce Development Trust Fund. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1317Intro
25%
For legislation relative to Narcan availability in schools. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2081Intro
25%
For legislation to establish the behavioral health crisis and suicide prevention trust fund. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1304Intro
25%
For legislation to expand access to patient centered care for opioid use disorder. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH3962Intro
25%
Relative to the involuntary hospitalization of individuals if no less restrictive alternatives exist to reduce the likelihood of serious harm by reason of mental illness. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2069Intro
25%
Relative to the labeling of opioid prescriptions. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1280Intro
25%
For legislation relative to best practices for sober homes. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2062Intro
25%
Relative to payments for psychological services provided by MassHealth. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1296Intro
25%
For legislation relative to consistent care for addiction rooted in evidence. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1309Intro
25%
For legislation to increase substance use prevention and awareness and reduce overdose abandonment. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1315Intro
25%
For legislation to establish a pilot program to improve behavioral health access through collaboration of municipal law enforcement and behavioral health specialists. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1294Intro
25%
For legislation to strengthen prescription drug safety and drug stewardship. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2073Intro
25%
Relative to establishing a behavioral health workforce development trust fund. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH4741Intro
25%
For legislation to establish a program to address maternal mental health conditions and substance use disorders of certain pregnant and postpartum individuals. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2120Intro
25%
For legislation to establish a commission (including members of the General Court) on suicide prevention and mental health crisis management. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1268Intro
25%
For legislation to facilitate access to treatment. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1274Intro
25%
For legislation to better coordinate suicide prevention services, behavioral health crisis care, and emergency services through 988 implementation. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1303Intro
25%
For legislation to establish a model school policy on suicide prevention. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1291Intro
25%
For legislation to improve access to behavioral health services. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH4740Intro
25%
For legislation to establish maternal mental and behavioral health care workforce grants. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2111Intro
25%
For legislation to require that student identification cards contain suicide prevention lifeline contact information. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2094Intro
25%
For legislation to ensure that health care policies and protocols not discriminate between patients with mental health or substance use conditions and patients with a medical or surgical conditions. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2071Intro
25%
For legislation to establish an opioid treatment and addiction prevention fund. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAH2092Intro
25%
For legislation to develop training programs to inform prescribers of non-opioid alternative care options. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1311Intro
25%
For legislation relative to creating a pilot program to transfer high acuity behavioral health and dual diagnosis patients away from overcrowded emergency departments. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
MAS1283Intro
25%
For legislation to ensure the constitutional rights and human dignity of prisoners on mental health watch. Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery.
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2022-06-02
To Joint Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Recovery Committee
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