AB-1689: College Mental Health Services Program

Session: 2019-2020
Author: McCarty
Status: Dead
AAP-CA Position: Support
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Existing law, the Mental Health Services Act, an initiative statute enacted by the voters as Proposition 63 at the November 2, 2004, statewide general election, funds a system of county mental health plans for the provision of mental health services, as specified. This bill would require the  Act’s commission, subject to appropriation by the Legislature, to create a grant program for public community colleges, colleges, and universities for the purpose of improving access to mental health services on those campuses, as specified.

Last Action:

05/16/19 In committee: Held under submission.
Download AAP Positional Letter: AB 1689 Mental Health Colleges Health Comm (kc)