Bill Status of HB5562 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: HEALTH-SENIOR&YOUTH SERVICES
Rep. Lamont J. Robinson, Jr.
| 2/18/2022||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Community Expanded Senior and Youth Services Act. Provides for initiation of a question of creating an Expanded Senior and Youth Services Program to provide mental health services within a contiguous territory included entirely within a municipality with more than 1,000,000 inhabitants and increasing real estate property taxes to fund the services. Provides that if the voters of the territory approve of the creation of an Expanded Mental Health Services Program, a governing commission shall be appointed with specified duties. Provides for: creation of and expenditures from an expanded mental health services fund; termination of a Program; immunity and indemnification; legal actions; penalties; home rule; and other matters.