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Meeting Name: Committee on Mental Health, Disabilities and Addiction Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 2/6/2023 10:00 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
Jointly with the Committee on Hospitals, the Committee on Fire and Emergency Management and the Committee on Public Safety.
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T2023-2841 *   Oversight – Mental Health Involuntary Removals and Mayor Adams’ Recently Announced Plan.Oversight    Not available Not available
Int 0273-2022 *Mercedes Narcisse Proposed Int. No. 273-ARequiring police officers to receive training related to recognizing and interacting with individuals with autism spectrum disorder.IntroductionThe bill will require that NYPD to provide officers with training related to recognizing and interacting with individuals with autism spectrum disorder. Such training would include: (i) enhancing awareness and a practical understanding of autism spectrum disorder; (ii) development of the interpersonal skills to safely respond to emergencies involving someone with autism spectrum disorder; and (iii) instruction on interview and investigative techniques to utilize in cases involving individuals with autism spectrum disorder.   Not available Not available
Int 0706-2022 *Shaun Abreu  Requiring the office of community mental health to create an online services portal and guide.IntroductionThis bill would require the Mayor’s Office of Community Mental Health to create an online portal and a written resource guide of available mental health services. The portal and guide would organize services by population and then by type of service. The bill would also require the Office to conduct outreach on the portal and the guide and ensure the portal is secure and confidential to protect the privacy of individuals accessing the portal.   Not available Not available
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