MD HB129 | 2022 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2022 - 25% progression
Action: 2022-01-18 - Hearing 1/26 at 2:30 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Hearing: Jan 26 @ 2:30 pm House Health and Government Operations Hearing
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Requiring the Maryland Department of Health to require that proposals requesting Behavioral Health Crisis Response Grant Program funding contain response standards that minimize law enforcement interaction for individuals in crisis; altering the definition of "mobile crisis team" to include prioritizing limiting interaction of law enforcement with individuals in crisis; and requiring each public safety answering point to develop a written policy for calls involving an individual suffering an active mental health crisis.

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Title

Behavioral Health Crisis Response Services and Public Safety Answering Points – Modifications

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2022-01-18HouseHearing 1/26 at 2:30 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)
2022-01-18HouseHearing canceled (Health and Government Operations)
2022-01-18HouseHearing 1/18 at 2:30 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)
2022-01-12HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations and Judiciary
2021-10-29HousePre-filed

Same As/Similar To

SB12 (Crossfiled) 2022-01-14 - Hearing 1/25 at 1:00 p.m.

Subjects


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General101401(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General5208(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety1304(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources


Bill Comments

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