Introduced by Sen. Rick Outman (R) on September 14, 2021
To create a segregated state account to hold money for a “behavioral health jail diversion program” that would give grants to local governments “to establish or expand behavioral health jail diversion programs in coordination between community agencies and law enforcement agencies”. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Health Policy and Human Services Committee on September 14, 2021
Reported in the Senate on October 19, 2021
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.