Bill Status of HB1580 95th General Assembly
Short Description: DHS-SUBST ABUSE-HOMELESS-PLAN
Rep. Wyvetter H. Younge - Arthur L. Turner - Eddie Washington - LaShawn K. Ford - Al Riley
(Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford - Donne E. Trotter)
| 1/13/2009||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Alcoholism and Other Drug Abuse and Dependency Act. Requires the Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse of the Department of Human Services to develop a plan for the treatment of substance abuse among homeless persons and that the Office shall assess the need for short term residential services, acute treatment services, transitional support services, outpatient services, day treatment services, long term residential services, supportive housing services, and any other needed services. Sets forth elements to be included in the plan. Requires the Secretary of Human Services to submit the plan to the Governor and the General Assembly within 6 months.
House Floor Amendment No. 1
Provides that the Secretary of Human Services shall submit the plan to the Governor and the General Assembly no later than 18 months (instead of 6 months) after the effective date of the amendatory Act.
| ||Fiscal Note (Dept. of Human Services)|
| ||The cost to identify the number of homeless throughout the State in need of substance abuse treatment is estimated to be up to $100,000. The cost to assess the unmet need for services at various locations is estimated to be $15,000 in staff time. Cost of producing the plan is estimated to be $5,000. Total fiscal impact is approximately $120,000.|
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/22/2007||House||Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Wyvetter H. Younge|| 2/22/2007||House||First Reading|| 2/22/2007||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 2/27/2007||House||Assigned to Human Services Committee|| 3/21/2007||House||Do Pass / Short Debate Human Services Committee; 007-000-000|| 3/21/2007||House||Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate|| 3/22/2007||House||House Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Wyvetter H. Younge|| 3/22/2007||House||House Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee|| 3/27/2007||House||House Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000|| 3/27/2007||House||Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Arthur L. Turner|| 3/30/2007||House||Fiscal Note Filed|| 4/19/2007||House||Second Reading - Short Debate|| 4/19/2007||House||House Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted by Voice Vote|| 4/19/2007||House||Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate|| 4/20/2007||House||Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Washington|| 4/20/2007||House||Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. LaShawn K. Ford|| 4/20/2007||House||Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley|| 4/20/2007||House||Third Reading - Short Debate - Passed 109-000-000|| 4/24/2007||Senate||Arrive in Senate|| 4/24/2007||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading April 25, 2007|| 5/9/2007||Senate||Chief Senate Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford|| 5/14/2007||Senate||Added as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Donne E. Trotter|| 5/15/2007||Senate||First Reading|| 5/15/2007||Senate||Referred to Rules|| 5/15/2008||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 22, 2008; Substantive House Bills Out of Committee|| 1/13/2009||House||Session Sine Die|