SB-0539: MH Services Act: Workforce Education & Training Funds

Session: 2019-2020
Author: Caballero
Status: Dead
AAP-CA Position: Support
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Would require in a fiscal year when the mental health services fund has more money in it than it did in the prior fiscal year, a percentage of that surplus will be put into the mental health services workforce education and training account to be used to assist the Office of  Statewide Planning and Development in the implementation of its five-year education and training development plan. The bill would  result in increased investment in education mental health providers to increase access.

Last Action:

05/16/19 May 16 hearing: Held in committee and under submission.
Download AAP Positional Letter: To Health Committee SB 539 (Caballero)