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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Joint Committee on Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery

Senate Contact

24 Beacon St. 
Room 312-D
Boston, MA 02133
Phone:
(617) 722-1230

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
H.1060  An Act relative to increasing access to psychological services Balser, Ruth B. (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
6/19/2017 1:00 PM
H.1061  An Act relative to expanding access and safety of mental health services Cutler, Josh (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
6/19/2017 1:00 PM
H.1062  An Act establishing a behavioral health workforce development trust fund Cutler, Josh (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
6/5/2017 1:00 PM
H.1063  An Act Providing for efficient access to mental health services Decker, Marjorie (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
6/5/2017 1:00 PM
H.1064  An Act relative to creating a pilot program to transfer high acuity behavioral health and dual diagnosis patients away from overcrowded emergency departments Haddad, Patricia A. (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
6/5/2017 1:00 PM
H.1065  An Act relative to creating intensive stabilization and treatment units within the Department of Mental Health Haddad, Patricia A. (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
6/5/2017 1:00 PM
H.1066  An Act providing signature authority for psychiatric nurse mental health clinical specialists Khan, Kay (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
6/19/2017 1:00 PM
H.1067  An Act to improve access to care by removing barriers to practice for psychiatric clinical nurse specialists Khan, Kay (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
6/19/2017 1:00 PM
H.1068  An Act providing mental health and substance abuse assessments for children engaged in services Khan, Kay (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
6/13/2017 10:00 AM
H.1069  An Act relative to improving access to emergency treatment plans Khan, Kay (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
7/11/2017 10:00 AM
H.1070  An Act to further define medical necessity determinations Khan, Kay (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
6/5/2017 1:00 PM
H.1071  An Act to provide more timely treatment of inpatient mental health care Khan, Kay (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
7/11/2017 10:00 AM
H.1072  An Act relative to the temporary release of persons under the care of the Department of Mental Health Miceli, James R. (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
7/18/2017 11:00 AM
H.1073  An Act establishing court ordered mental health assisted outpatient treatment Muratore, Mathew (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
7/11/2017 10:00 AM
H.1074  An Act relative to public safety notification for sober homes Murphy, James M. (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
7/18/2017 11:00 AM
H.1075  An Act relative to mental health and substance abuse treatment facilities Straus, William M. (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
6/5/2017 1:00 PM
H.1076  An Act relative to the classification of certain controlled substances Whelan, Timothy R. (HOU) 2/23/2017 Scheduled for
7/18/2017 11:00 AM
S.1081  An Act to authorize public health workers to pursue new measures to reduce harm and stigma for people affected by substance use disorder Brownsberger, William N. (SEN) 2/22/2017 Scheduled for
9/6/2017 1:00 PM
S.1082  An Act providing opportunity for youth with substance abuse needs Chang-Diaz, Sonia (SEN) 2/22/2017 Scheduled for
6/13/2017 10:00 AM
S.1083  An Act requiring victims to be notified of certain hearings concerning the custodial status of individuals adjudged not guilty of a crime by reason of mental illness or after being found not competent to stand trial Creem, Cynthia Stone (SEN) 2/22/2017 Scheduled for
6/13/2017 10:00 AM
S.1084  An Act to transfer Bridgewater State Hospital from the Department of Corrections to the Department of Mental Health Creem, Cynthia Stone (SEN) 2/22/2017 Scheduled for
6/13/2017 10:00 AM
S.1085  An Act enabling physician assistants to authorize psychiatric and substance abuse holds deMacedo, Viriato M. (SEN) 2/22/2017 Scheduled for
6/19/2017 1:00 PM
S.1086  An Act to require health care coverage for the emergency psychiatric services Donnelly, Kenneth J. (SEN) 2/22/2017 Scheduled for
6/5/2017 1:00 PM
S.1087  An Act to provide critical community services Donnelly, Kenneth J. (SEN) 2/22/2017 Scheduled for
7/11/2017 10:00 AM
S.1088  An Act to provide more timely treatment of inpatient mental health care Donnelly, Kenneth J. (SEN) 2/22/2017 Scheduled for
7/11/2017 10:00 AM