2013 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Committee Approved)

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Suicide Prevention Funding

Item 314 #1h

Item 314 #1h

First Year - FY2013 Second Year - FY2014
Health And Human Resources
Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, Department of FY2013 $0 FY2014 $650,000 GF

Page 283, line 39, strike "$60,026,435" and insert "$60,676,435".

(This amendment adds funding to provide a comprehensive statewide suicide prevention program effort. It provides $650,000 from the general fund the second year for the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS) to implement a statewide program of public education, evidence-based training, health and behavioral health provider capacity-building, and related suicide prevention activity in collaboration with the Departments of Health, Education, Veterans Services, Aging and Rehabilitative Services, and other partners. This is the recommendation of the Governor's Taskforce on School and Campus Safety.)