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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.789 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act to increase access to children’s mental health services in the community

By Representative Balser of Newton and Senator Lewis, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 789) of Ruth B. Balser, Jason M. Lewis and others for legislation to require coverage for community and home-based behavioral health care services for certain children and adolescents with mental health disorders. Financial Services.

Bill Information

Presenters:
Ruth B. Balser , Jason M. Lewis

Cosponsors

Name District/Address
Ruth B. Balser 12th Middlesex
Jason M. Lewis Fifth Middlesex
Jose F. Tosado 9th Hampden
Brian M. Ashe 2nd Hampden
Carolyn C. Dykema 8th Middlesex
Tricia Farley-Bouvier 3rd Berkshire
Ellen Story 3rd Hampshire
Sean Garballey 23rd Middlesex
Marjorie C. Decker 25th Middlesex
Kay Khan 11th Middlesex
Claire D. Cronin 11th Plymouth
John F. Keenan Norfolk and Plymouth
Paul R. Heroux 2nd Bristol
Michael J. Barrett Third Middlesex
Danielle W. Gregoire 4th Middlesex
Barbara A. L'Italien Second Essex and Middlesex
Tom Sannicandro 7th Middlesex
Michael O. Moore Second Worcester
Patricia A. Haddad 5th Bristol
Elizabeth A. Malia 11th Suffolk
Dennis A. Rosa 4th Worcester
Paul McMurtry 11th Norfolk
Joseph D. McKenna 18th Worcester
Brian A. Joyce Norfolk, Bristol and Plymouth
Stephen L. DiNatale 3rd Worcester
Linda Dorcena Forry First Suffolk
Peter V. Kocot 1st Hampshire
Joan B. Lovely Second Essex
Chris Walsh 6th Middlesex
Sal N. DiDomenico Middlesex and Suffolk
Timothy J. Toomey, Jr. 26th Middlesex
Jonathan Hecht 29th Middlesex

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