2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Chief Sponsors:||Senator Gelser, Representative Evans|
|Regular Sponsors:||Senator Frederick, Monnes Anderson, Representative Keny-Guyer, Noble (Presession Filed)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to mental health issues in higher education; and prescribing an effective date.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Establishes Task Force on Student Mental Health Support.
Directs task force to investigate mental health issues and substance abuse disorders among students, with emphasis on college recruitment, retention and completion and how issues and disorders differ across different communities in this state. Requires task force to submit report to interim committee of Legislative Assembly related to higher education no later than July] November 1, 2018. Sunsets December 31, 2018. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
|Fiscal Impact:||Budget Report Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||Governors Office - Awaiting Signature|