US HB3539 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on September 30 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-09-30 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Pending: Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

Behavioral Intervention Guidelines Act of 2020 This bill requires the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to develop best practices for schools to establish behavioral intervention teams (i.e., experts who are responsible for identifying individuals of concern and addressing associated behavioral health issues so as to prevent harm to the individual or others). SAMHSA must also develop a list of providers with threat-assessment training to help school personnel implement the best practices.

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Title

Behavioral Intervention Guidelines Act of 2020

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-09-30SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
2020-09-29HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2020-09-29HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5021)
2020-09-29HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3539.
2020-09-29HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5021-5023)
2020-09-29HouseMr. Pallone moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
2020-09-29HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 440.
2020-09-29HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 116-540.
2020-09-09HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
2020-09-09HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2020-06-30HouseSubcommittee Hearings Held.
2019-06-28HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
2019-06-27HouseReferred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
2019-06-27HouseIntroduced in House

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