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HB 728 Secretaries of Education and Health and Human Resources; work group; process for approval.

Introduced by: Patrick A. Hope | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Secretaries of Education and Health and Human Resources; work group; process for approval of residential psychiatric placement and services; report. Directs the Secretaries of Education and Health and Human Resources to establish a work group to study the current process for approval of residential psychiatric services for children and adolescents and requires the work group to report its findings and recommendations to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations

By |2020-01-07T12:47:04-05:00January 7th, 2020|Behavioral Health, Education, Health Care|Comments Off on HB 728 Secretaries of Education and Health and Human Resources; work group; process for approval.

SB 245 Conversion therapy, prohibited by certain health care providers.

Introduced by: Scott A. Surovell | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Department of Health Professions; conversion therapy prohibited. Prohibits any health care provider or person who performs counseling as part of his training for any profession licensed by a regulatory board of the Department of Health Professions from engaging in conversion therapy, as defined in the bill, with any person under 18 years of age and provides that such counseling constitutes unprofessional conduct and is grounds for disciplinary action. The

By |2020-01-19T06:56:57-05:00January 3rd, 2020|anti-discrimination/LGBT/hate crime, Behavioral Health, Health Care, Tier #1 OPPOSE|Comments Off on SB 245 Conversion therapy, prohibited by certain health care providers.