County Behavioral Health Directors Association of California

Representing the public behavioral health systems for California counties

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Legislative Handouts


CBHDA’s 2017-2018 Legislative Bill Matrix (on CapitolTrack) (Link)

2017

February 24
Agenda
CBHDA Legislative Bill Agenda (February 24, 2017)

February 17
Agenda
CBHDA Legislative Bill Agenda (February 17, 2017)

February 8
Updated Agenda
Updated CBHDA Legislative Bill Agenda (February 8, 2017)

January 27
Agenda
CBHDA Legislative Bill Agenda (January 27, 2017)
AB 152 (Gallagher) Fact Sheet
AB 182 (Waldron) Fact Sheet
SB 3 (Beall) Fact Sheet
SB 8 (Beall) Fact Sheet
SB 54 (DeLeon) Fact Sheet

January 20
Agenda

January 13

Agenda
CBHDA Memo to Members re: Governor’s Proposed 2017-18 Budget (January 11, 2017)
Claim Submission Requirements for Counties and Providers of Drug Medi-Cal Substance Use Disorder Treatment (January 2017)
California Comprehensive Addiction Recovery Act of 2017 C-CARA (DRAFT) (January 2017)
California Senate Leader de León Announces Senate Committee Assignments for the 2017-2018 Regular Session (December 21, 2016)
State Legislative Update: Winners of the 13 Most Competitive California Races (January 12, 2017)

2016

October 12
Agenda
CBHDA Memo – Legislation Signed into California Law in the 2015-16 Session (PDF)

October 7
Agenda
CBHDA Memo – Legislation Signed into California Law in the 2015-16 Session (PDF)

September 14
Agenda
Legislative Bill Agenda (September 14, 2016)
MHSA Little Hoover Commission Report (September 2016) (PDF)
Steinberg Institute Response to the Little Hoover Commission Report on MHSA (PDF)
California’s Foster Care System Report: “The State and Counties Have Failed to Adequately Oversee the Prescription of Psychotropic Medications to Children in Foster Care”
Summary (links)
Full Report (PDF)
Fact Sheet (PDF)
Video

September 2
Agenda
CBHDA Legislative Bill Agenda (September 2, 2016)

AB 38 (Eggman)
AB 38 (Eggman) Health Analysis (August 30, 2016)

AB 741 (Williams)
AB 741 (Williams) Fact Sheet

SB 253 (Monning)
Responses to SB 253 (Monning) – Juveniles: psychotropic medication (8/23/16) – County Review Procedures

Mercury News SB 253 op-ed 8.22.16

California’s Foster Care System Report: “The State and Counties Have Failed to Adequately Oversee the Prescription of Psychotropic Medications to Children in Foster Care”
Summary (links)
Full Report (PDF)
Fact Sheet (PDF)
Video

August 19
Agenda
1608 CBHDA Legislative Bill Agenda (August 19, 2016) Updated

SB 482 (Lara)
East Bay Times Editorial: Doctors stalling on opioid drug reform (PDF)

SB 614 (Leno)
CBHDA Memo on SB 614 to DHCS (August 17, 2016) (PDF)


August 10
Agenda
CBHDA Legislative Bill Agenda (August 10, 2016)

AB 1300 (Ridley-Thomas)
Summary of AB 1300 Amendments

SB 253 (Monning) 
CBHDA Joint Assembly Floor SB 253 (Monning) OPPOSE Letter

SB 1291 (Beall) 
SB 1291 (Beall) Foster Care Plans Fiscal Impacts from the Assembly Appropriations Committee

SB 1466 (Mitchell) 
SB 1466 (Mitchell) EPSDT Trauma Screening Fiscal Impacts from the Assembly Appropriations Committee

AB 2017 (McCarty)
DHCS Opposition Letter for AB 2017 (McCarty)

SB 1273 (Moorlach) Handout
MHSUDS INFORMATION NOTICE NO.: 16-034 Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Use of Funds for Crisis Services

Additional Materials: 
The Mercury News, Druging Our Kids: Part 6: The Drug Docs

The Mercury News, Druging Our Kids: Part 7: Treating Tasia
The Mercury News, Drugging Our Kids: Legislation halt overmedicating foster children
The Mercury News, Collins: Abuse of foster children demands Legislature’s help

June 24
Agenda
CBHDA Legislative Bill Agenda (June 24, 2016)

AB 1300 (Ridley-Thomas)
SEIU AB 1300 Oppose Unless Amended (June 23, 2016)
SEIU Concepts for AB 1300 language
Disability Rights of California AB 1300 Oppose Unless Amended (June 17, 2016)
Disability Rights of California Proposed Amendments (June 17, 2016)
Sacramento Bee, “Don’t dump mental patients” Opinion Editorial (K. Barlow and J. Cruz) (June 9, 2016)
Capitol Weekly, “An effort to give ER doctors unfettered power” Opinion Editorial (M. Lorig) (June 16, 2016)
The San Diego Union Tribune, ” Legislation protects profits, not patients”(K. Barlow) (June 17, 2016)
Los Angeles Daily News, “Bill takes risk with lives of people in mental health crisis: Guest Commentary (Bussey/Ramirez) (June 22, 2016)

Highlights for 2016-17 Governor’s Budget DHCS (Link)

June 8
Agenda
CBHDA Legislative Bill Agenda (June 8, 2016)

SB 614 (Leno) 
DHCS Crosswalk for CBHDA Draft Amendments (May 23, 2016)

DHCS Response to CBHDA Draft Amendments (May 23, 2016)

SB 987 (McGuire)J
SB 987 (McGuire) CSAC Support Letter

June 3
Agenda
CBHDA Legislative Bill Agenda (June 3, 2016)

“No Place Like Home” Mental Health Housing Bond Draft Language (June 1, 2016) (PDF)

AB 1300 (Ridley-Thomas)
Emergency Room Doctors and more flexibility (June 2, 2016) (Sacramento Bee) (Link)

AB 2017 (McCarty)
Comments on AB 2017 Background and status
MHSA SWP with Comments on AB 2017

SB 614 (Leno)
Superior Region Forum State Peer Specialist Certification Program
Superior Regional Forum on State Peer Certification & SB 614 (PPT) (June 2, 2016)
DHCS Crosswalk for CBHDA Draft Amendments (May 23, 2016)
DHCS Response to CBHDA Draft Amendments (May 23, 2016)

AB 1836 (Maienschein)
Second round of county suggested amends – May 31, 2016

May 27
We will not have a call on Friday, May 27th. The next call will be convened on June 3, 2016 from 9:00am-10:00am

May 20
Agenda
CBHDA Legislative Bill Agenda (May 20, 2016)

Budget Handouts
Urban Counties of California May Revision Summary (May 13, 2016)
County Welfare Directors Association, State Budget Update #2 2016-17 May Revision (May 13, 2016)
The Department of Health Care Services’ (DHCS) trailer bill proposal (Link) 

AB 1299 (Ridley-Thomas)
AB 1299 (Ridley-Thomas) Amendments

AB 2279 (Cooley)
AB 2279 (Cooley) Amendments

AB 2821 (Chiu)
AB 2821 (Chiu) Amendments

May 11

Agenda
CBHDA Legislative Bill Agenda (May 11, 2016) Updated

May 5th, Senate Budget Subcommittee #3 Agenda

May 5th, CBHDA/Steinberg Institute Press Release Conference
CBHDA FSP Outcomes Report
Press Release re: FSP Outcomes

SB 614 (Leno)
County of Los Angeles Public Health SB 614 (Leno) Support Letter (May 5, 2016)

AB 741 (Williams)
AB 741 (Wiliams) Amendments

AB 1299 (Ridley-Thomas)

AB 1299 (Ridley-Thomas) Draft Amendments

AB 1300 (Ridley-Thomas) 
AB 1300 (Ridley-Thomas) EMSAAC Oppose Letter

AB 1836 (Maienschein) 
AB 1836 (Maienschein) Draft Amendments

AB 2279 (Cooley)
AB 2279 (Cooley) Draft Amendments

SB 253 (Monning) 
SB 253 (Monning) Draft Amendments

SUD Handouts

AB 2662 (Levine)
AB 2262 (Levine) Assembly Appropriations Analysis (April 13, 2016)

Sober Living Articles: 
Sober Living Businesses in Residential Zones
Most Sober Homes for People in Recovery (PDF)

AB 2403 (Bloom)
AB 2403 (Bloom) ASM Appropriations CBHDA Oppose (May 6, 2016)
AB 2403 (Bloom) Western Center of Law & Poverty Oppose (April 13, 2016)

April 29
Agenda
CBHDA Legislative Bill Agenda (April 29, 2016)

Budget Update Handouts
April 25th, Agenda for Assembly Budget Subcommittee #1 on Health and Human Services (Link)
Press Release: Assembly Democrats Unveil Plan to Address Housing Affordability Crisis, Alleviate Poverty (Link)
 Letter regarding Housing Spending Proposal

April 22
Agenda
CBHDA Legislative Bill Agenda (April 22, 2016)

Budget Update Handouts

Senate Budget Subcommittee #3 on Health and Human Services
April 21, 2016 Subcommittee No. 3 Part A Social Services Agenda including Child Welfare Services and Health and Human Services Agency
April 21, 2016 Subcommittee No. 3 Part B Health Agenda including Health Facilities Financing Authority and Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission

Assembly Budget Subcommittee #4 on State Administration, Los Angeles County Budget Proposal Letter

Joint CBHDA Letter re: Proposed Rules of Court and Forms: Juvenile Court – Psychotropic Medication
California courts step up oversight of psychotropic medication use in foster (Link)

SB 614 (Leno)
Peer Support in Behavioral Health, Presentation to Mental Health Caucus (April 20, 2016)(PPT)
Cross-Walk of Draft SB 614 (Leno) Changes
Areas of Key Compromise for SB 614 (Leno)
Draft Amendments to SB 614 (Leno) As of April 12, 2016

AB 1299 (Ridley-Thomas)
DHCS and CDSS Technical Assistance Amendments

AB 1836 (Maienschein)
ASM Appropriations Amendments (AB 1836) 

April 13
Agenda
CBHDA Legislative Committee Bill Agenda (April 12, 2016)
AB 403 CCR Implementation Budget Ltr 4-5-16 ASM Sub 1
CBHDA Memo Governor’s 2016-17 Budget (April 8, 2016)
Senate Select Committee Public Announcement on Children with Special Needs
Hearing Agenda

AB 1300 (Ridley-Thomas)
AB 1300 Analysis
Draft Memorandum of Understanding