Health and Human Services
April 27, 2017
AB 1372 (Levine) Crisis Stabilization Units: Psychiatric
As Amended April 19, 2017 – Support
AB 1372 passed out of the Assembly Health Committee and will move forward in the process to the Assembly Appropriations Committee. AB 1372 would establish a process by which a certified crisis stabilization unit may be authorized to provide necessary crisis stabilization services to beneficiaries for an extended period in those cases in which a beneficiary in the unit needs inpatient psychiatric care, but an appropriate inpatient bed is not available.
AB 210 (Santiago) Homeless Multidisciplinary Personnel
As Amended April 18, 2017 – Support
AB 210 was amended and passed out of the Assembly Committee and will move forward in the process. AB 210 would authorize counties to establish homeless adult, child, and family interdisciplinary personnel teams to facilitate the expedited identification, assessment, and linkage of homeless individuals to housing and supportive services within a county.