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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Joint Committee on Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery

Senate Contact

24 Beacon St. 
Room 312-E
Boston, MA 02133
Phone:
(617) 722-1570

House Contact

24 Beacon St. 
Room 33
Boston, MA 02133
Phone:
(617) 722-2060

Follow In My Legislature Bill No. Bill Title Sponsor Arrived Hearing Schedule
S.1257  An Act establishing a commission on the history of state institutions for people with developmental and mental health disabilities in the Commonwealth Barrett, Michael J. (SEN) 4/13/2021 Scheduled for
6/21/2021 1:00 PM
S.1258  An Act relative to supervised consumption sites Boncore, Joseph A. (SEN) 4/13/2021
S.1259  An Act relative to medication assisted recovery and care (MARC) Boncore, Joseph A. (SEN) 4/13/2021
S.1260  An Act relative to benzodiazepines and non-benzodiazepine hypnotics Brownsberger, William N. (SEN) 4/13/2021
S.1261  An Act creating a special commission on racism and mental health Chandler, Harriette L. (SEN) 4/13/2021 Scheduled for
6/21/2021 1:00 PM
S.1262  An Act relative to mental health providers Collins, Nick (SEN) 4/13/2021 Scheduled for
7/19/2021 1:00 PM
S.1263  An Act relative to recovery homes Collins, Nick (SEN) 4/13/2021
S.1264  An Act certification of sober homes Collins, Nick (SEN) 4/13/2021
S.1265  An Act relative to providing life saving treatment Collins, Nick (SEN) 4/13/2021
S.1266  An Act supporting student mental health Comerford, Joanne M. (SEN) 4/13/2021 Scheduled for
6/16/2021 1:00 PM
S.1267  An Act to transfer Bridgewater State Hospital from the Department of Corrections to the Department of Mental Health Creem, Cynthia Stone (SEN) 4/13/2021 Scheduled for
6/28/2021 1:00 PM
S.1268  An Act to facilitate access to treatment Crighton, Brendan P. (SEN) 4/13/2021
S.1269  An Act to strengthen emergency restraint for persons suffering dangerous or violent mental illness Cronin, John J. (SEN) 4/13/2021 Scheduled for
6/28/2021 1:00 PM
S.1270  An Act to ensure due process in mental health facilities that are not licensed by the Department of Mental Health Cronin, John J. (SEN) 4/13/2021 Scheduled for
6/28/2021 1:00 PM
S.1271  An Act to protect minors from abusive contracts Cronin, John J. (SEN) 4/13/2021 Scheduled for
6/16/2021 1:00 PM
S.1272  An Act relative to preventing overdose deaths and increasing access to treatment Cyr, Julian (SEN) 4/13/2021
S.1273  An Act relative to the safe care of residents with active substance use disorder accessing skilled nursing facility care Cyr, Julian (SEN) 4/13/2021 Scheduled for
7/19/2021 1:00 PM
S.1274  An Act to better coordinate suicide prevention services, behavioral health crisis care, and emergency services through 988 implementation Cyr, Julian (SEN) 4/13/2021 Scheduled for
7/19/2021 1:00 PM
S.1275  An Act establishing an Office of Behavioral Health Promotion Cyr, Julian (SEN) 4/13/2021 Scheduled for
7/19/2021 1:00 PM
S.1276  An Act addressing barriers to care for mental health Cyr, Julian (SEN) 4/13/2021 Scheduled for
6/21/2021 1:00 PM
S.1277  An Act relative to harm reduction and racial justice Cyr, Julian (SEN) 4/13/2021
S.1278  An Act relative to voluntary third-party notification of end of treatment for alcohol and substance use DiZoglio, Diana (SEN) 4/13/2021
S.1279  An Act relative to substance use accountable care organizations DiZoglio, Diana (SEN) 4/13/2021
S.1280  An Act relative to best practices for sober homes DiZoglio, Diana (SEN) 4/13/2021
S.1281  An Act relative to psychotropic medication DiZoglio, Diana (SEN) 4/13/2021 Scheduled for
6/28/2021 1:00 PM