VA HB74 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on December 5 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-20 - Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 1-N)
Hearing: Jan 22 in House Committee Room
Hearing: Jan 22 in House Committee Room
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]

Summary

Public schools; Mental Health First Aid training. Requires each school board to adopt and implement policies that require each teacher and other relevant personnel, as determined by the school board, employed on a full-time basis, to complete a Mental Health First Aid training or similar program. The bill requires each school board to provide such training and provides that a school board may contract with the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, a community services board, a behavioral health authority, a nonprofit organization, or other certified trainer to provide such training.

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Title

Public schools; Mental Health First Aid training.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2020-01-20 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 1-N) (Y: 7 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2020-01-20HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 1-N)
2020-01-13HouseAssigned Education sub: Pre-K-12
2019-12-05HouseReferred to Committee on Education
2019-12-05HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100424D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
221298.6(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources


Bill Comments

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