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Mental Health Facility Pilot Program

Concerning a mental health facility pilot program, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation.
2019 Regular Session
Human Services
Public Health
Bill Summary

Residential mental health facility - pilot program - appropriation. The act creates a new 3-year mental health facility pilot program to provide residential care, treatment, and services to persons with either a mental health diagnosis or a physical health diagnosis. It contains requirements for applicants and directs the department of public health and environment (department) to select one or 2 applicants for the pilot program.

The act appropriates $30,370 to the department for use by the health facilities and emergency medical services division.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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