NV SB204 | 2019 | 80th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Passed on June 1 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-01 - Approved by the Governor. Chapter 297.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


AN ACT relating to mental health; requiring a policy for the prevention of suicide to be adopted for each public and private school in this State; requiring certain plans and outreach to address the needs of pupils who are at a high risk of suicide; requiring the Department of Education to adopt a model policy for responding to suicides; requiring a plan for response to a crisis, emergency or suicide at a school to include certain provisions related to suicide response and intervention; requiring all pupils and school staff to receive training in the prevention of suicide; requiring a course in health to include instruction concerning mental health; revising the contents of certain suicide prevention training provided to certain law enforcement agencies; authorizing the denial or revocation of a license to operate a private school for failure to adopt such a policy; and providing other matters properly relating thereto.

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Revises provisions relating to the mental health of pupils. (BDR 34-551)


Roll Calls

2019-05-28 - Assembly - Assembly Final Passage (Y: 30 N: 9 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-05-21 - Senate - Senate Final Passage (Y: 17 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-06-01SenateApproved by the Governor. Chapter 297.
2019-05-30SenateEnrolled and delivered to Governor.
2019-05-29SenateIn Senate. To enrollment.
2019-05-28AssemblyRead third time. Passed. Title approved. (Yeas: 30, Nays: 9, Excused: 2, Vacant: 1.) To Senate.
2019-05-28AssemblyDeclared an emergency measure under the Constitution.
2019-05-28AssemblyFrom committee: Do pass.
2019-05-22AssemblyRead first time. Referred to Committee on Education. To committee.
2019-05-22AssemblyIn Assembly.
2019-05-21SenateRead third time. Passed, as amended. Title approved. Preamble adopted. (Yeas: 17, Nays: 3, Excused: 1.) To Assembly.
2019-05-20SenateTaken from General File. Placed on General File for next legislative day.
2019-05-20SenatePlaced on General File.
2019-05-20SenateFrom committee: Do pass as amended.
2019-04-17SenateExemption effective.
2019-04-17SenateFrom printer. To engrossment. Engrossed. First reprint. To committee.
2019-04-16SenateRe-referred to Committee on Finance. To printer.
2019-04-16SenateRead second time. Amended. (Amend. No. 285.)
2019-04-16SenatePlaced on Second Reading File.
2019-04-16SenateFrom committee: Amend, and do pass as amended.
2019-03-18SenateNotice of eligibility for exemption.
2019-02-19SenateFrom printer. To committee.
2019-02-18SenateRead first time. Referred to Committee on Education. To printer.

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