Bill Status of HB4658 100th General Assembly
Short Description: SCH CD-MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS
Rep. Natalie A. Manley
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. Requires a school board to adopt and implement a policy on how to recognize mental health issues and how to properly address them. Provides that, as part of this policy, a school board shall require in-service training of licensed school personnel and administrators to include, at least once every 2 years, training on the current best practices regarding the identification of and recommended courses of action for mental health issues. Effective July 1, 2018.