Rejected

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Centralized Behavioral and Addiction Treatment Resource Database

Mr. Keenan moved that the bill be amended in section 2B, by inserting after item 1599-7063 the following new item:-



XXXX-XXXX For costs associated with the planning, preparation of plans and specifications, purchase, procurement and implementation of information technology-related equipment and related projects for the executive office of health and human services to expand and improve the capacity, utilization, and accessibility of the Massachusetts Behavioral Health Access web site and associated or equivalent resources, the purpose of said expansion and improvement being to enhance the timeliness, accuracy, ease of access, and level of detail of the information available to providers and patient advocates to assist in securing appropriate placement and treatment for patients in need of mental health, behavioral health, and addiction treatment services ………………………………………………………………………………….$1,500,000