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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Mental Health and Substance Abuse

Status:Completed

Event Date:6/11/2013

Start Time:1:00 PM

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Event Description

Bill Hearing 2

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 H1790 By Ms. Khan of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1790) of Kay Khan and others relative to the civil commitment of women for alcoholism and substance abuse at the Framingham Correctional Institution. Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Kay Khan
2 S921 By Ms. Spilka, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 921) of Karen E. Spilka for legislation relative to the civil commitment for alcoholism or substance abuse at certain facilities. Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Karen E. Spilka
3 S907 By Mr. Downing, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 907) of Benjamin B. Downing, John F. Keenan and William Smitty Pignatelli for legislation relative to the use of buprenorphine in opioid dependence treatment. Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Benjamin B. Downing
4 S910 By Mr. Hart, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 910) of John Hart, Jr. for legislation to regulate the siting of methadone treatment facilities. Mental Health and Substance Abuse. John Hart, Jr.
5 H1785 By Ms. Coakley-Rivera of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1785) of Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera for legislation to further regulate the location of methadone clinics in the vicinity of schools. Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera
6 S917 By Mr. Keenan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 917) of John F. Keenan, Martin J. Walsh, James M. Murphy and Michael O. Moore for legislation relative to emergency scheduling of addictive substances by the Commissioner of Public Health. Mental Health and Substance Abuse. John F. Keenan
7 H1787 By Ms. Forry of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1787) of Linda Dorcena Forry and others for legislation to increase access to mental health facilities for women in the Commonwealth. Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Linda Dorcena Forry
8 H1800 By Ms. Malia of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1800) of Elizabeth A. Malia and others that persons with opiate addiction be eligible for treatment through MassHealth. Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Elizabeth A. Malia
9 H1809 By Mr. Rushing of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1809) of Byron Rushing and others relative to increasing public safety by increasing access to addiction treatment. Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Byron Rushing
10 H1818 By Mr. Walsh of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1818) of Martin J. Walsh for legislation to require the Office of Medicaid to conduct a study of all medication-assisted treatments for opioid addiction. Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Martin J. Walsh
11 H1808 By Mr. Rogers of Norwood, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1808) of John H. Rogers and others for legislation to improve access to the services of educational psychologists. Mental Health and Substance Abuse. John H. Rogers

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