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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2519 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act addressing barriers to care for mental health

SENATE, February 6, 2020 - The committee on Senate Ways and Means to whom was referred the Senate Bill relative to mental health parity implementation (Senate, No. 588) (also based on Senate, No. 1148), - reports, recommending that the same ought to pass with an amendment substituting a new draft entitled "An Act addressing barriers to care for mental health" (Senate, No. 2519).

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Senate Committee on Ways and Means
Displaying 18 Senate Amendments
Clerk # Sponsor Title Action
18
Timilty, Walter F. Addition of the Professional Fire Fighters of Massachusetts on Medical Necessity Determination Commission Rejected
19
Timilty, Walter F. Access to The IAFF Center of Excellence Rejected
22
Timilty, Walter F. Including Public Safety Personnel in CHIA Annual Baseline Expenditures Rejected
24
Withdrawn
25
Timilty, Walter F. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Rejected
26
Timilty, Walter F. Families of the Fallen Pilot Program Rejected
28
(Redraft)
Timilty, Walter F. Competent Behavioral Health Care for Veterans Adopted YEAS 37 - NAYS 0
30
Timilty, Walter F. Ensuring Veteran Inclusion in the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Fellowship Pilot Program Rejected
37
Withdrawn
38
Withdrawn
40
Withdrawn
41
Withdrawn
42
(Redraft)
Collins, Nick Behavioral Health Workforce Commission Adopted
46
Timilty, Walter F. Equal Access for Service Members, Veterans and Military-Connected Families for Behavioral Health Services Rejected
64
(Redraft)
Withdrawn
67
Timilty, Walter F. Reimbursement Rates Rejected
73
(Redraft)
Welch, James T. Emergency Department Access Adopted
80
Withdrawn

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