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Meeting Name: Committee on Mental Health, Disabilities and Addiction Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 11/16/2020 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: REMOTE HEARING (VIRTUAL ROOM 3)
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T2020-6782 *   Oversight - The City’s Mental Health Response to Community Violence.Oversight Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
T2020-6782 *   Oversight - The City’s Mental Health Response to Community Violence.Oversight Filed, by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1890-2020 *Diana Ayala   Community outreach regarding the availability of mental health counseling in response to violent and traumatic incidents.IntroductionThe proposed legislation would require the Police Department, within 24 hours of a determination that a violent or traumatic incident has occurred, to notify the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (“DOHMH”) of such incident. A violent or traumatic incident means an act or series of acts causing serious physical injury or death, including but not limited to gun violence or suicide. Upon receiving notice of a violent or traumatic incident, DOHMH would be required to conduct outreach to affected community members regarding the availability of mental health counseling and other social services from City agencies and City-funded non-governmental organizations.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1890-2020 *Diana Ayala   Community outreach regarding the availability of mental health counseling in response to violent and traumatic incidents.IntroductionThe proposed legislation would require the Police Department, within 24 hours of a determination that a violent or traumatic incident has occurred, to notify the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (“DOHMH”) of such incident. A violent or traumatic incident means an act or series of acts causing serious physical injury or death, including but not limited to gun violence or suicide. Upon receiving notice of a violent or traumatic incident, DOHMH would be required to conduct outreach to affected community members regarding the availability of mental health counseling and other social services from City agencies and City-funded non-governmental organizations.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available