Human Services Committee Hearing May 12 2021 8:30AM www.ilga.gov Virtual Room 3 Springfield, IL
Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Consent Calendar
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
20 ILCS 1705/76.1 new
Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Administrative Act. Provides that the Department of Human Services shall create and maintain an online database and resource page on its website. Provides that the database and resource page shall contain mental health resources specifically geared toward first responders with the goal of connecting those persons with mental health resources related to crisis services, wellness, trauma information, nutrition, stress reduction, anxiety, depression, violence prevention, suicide prevention, and substance use and of encouraging information sharing among families of first responders, first responder organizations, first responder professional organizations, and first responders. Effective immediately.