assembly Bill A7177B

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a 9-8-8 suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline system

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Current Bill Status Via S6194 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 10, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.793
substituted for a7177b
Jun 10, 2021 substituted by s6194b
rules report cal.793
reported
Jun 08, 2021 reported referred to rules
Jun 04, 2021 print number 7177b
Jun 04, 2021 amend and recommit to ways and means
May 25, 2021 reported referred to ways and means
May 20, 2021 print number 7177a
May 20, 2021 amend and recommit to mental health
Apr 26, 2021 referred to mental health

Co-Sponsors

A7177 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6194
Law Section:
County Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 6-B §§340 & 341, County L

A7177 - Summary

Establishes a 9-8-8 suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline system; provides crisis intervention services and crisis care coordination to individuals accessing the 9-8-8 suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline.

A7177 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7177
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              April 26, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. GUNTHER -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee on Mental Health
 
 AN ACT to  amend  the  county  law,  in  relation  to  a  9-8-8  suicide
   prevention and mental health crisis hotline system
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
 the "9-8-8 Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Crisis Act".
   §  2. The county law is amended by adding a new article 6-B to read as
 follows:
                                ARTICLE 6-B
           9-8-8 SUICIDE PREVENTION AND MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS ACT
 SECTION 340. DEFINITIONS.
         341. 9-8-8 SUICIDE PREVENTION AND MENTAL HEALTH  CRISIS  HOTLINE
                SYSTEM.
         342. MOBILE CRISIS TEAMS.
         343. ESTABLISHMENT OF FEES FOR SYSTEM COSTS.
         344. APPLICATION; LIMITATIONS; EXEMPTIONS.
   § 340. DEFINITIONS. WHEN USED IN THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING WORDS AND
 PHRASES  SHALL  HAVE  THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS UNLESS THE SPECIFIC CONTEXT
 CLEARLY INDICATES OTHERWISE:
   1. "9-8-8" MEANS THE THREE DIGIT PHONE NUMBER DESIGNATED BY THE FEDER-
 AL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION FOR THE PURPOSE OF  CONNECTING  INDIVIDUALS
 EXPERIENCING  A  MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS WITH SUICIDE PREVENTION AND MENTAL
 HEALTH CRISIS COUNSELORS, MOBILE CRISIS TEAMS, AND CRISIS RECEIVING  AND
 STABILIZATION  SERVICES  AND OTHER MENTAL HEALTH CRISES SERVICES THROUGH
 THE NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE.
   2. "9-8-8 CRISIS HOTLINE CENTER" MEANS A STATE-IDENTIFIED  AND  FUNDED
 CENTER PARTICIPATING IN THE NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE NETWORK
 TO RESPOND TO STATEWIDE OR REGIONAL 9-8-8 CALLS.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD10757-04-1

Co-Sponsors

A7177A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6194
Law Section:
County Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 6-B §§340 & 341, County L

A7177A - Summary

Establishes a 9-8-8 suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline system; provides crisis intervention services and crisis care coordination to individuals accessing the 9-8-8 suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline.

A7177A - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7177--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              April 26, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. GUNTHER, FRONTUS -- read once and referred to the
   Committee  on  Mental  Health  --  committee discharged, bill amended,
   ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to  amend  the  county  law,  in  relation  to  a  9-8-8  suicide
   prevention and mental health crisis hotline system

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
 the "9-8-8 Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Crisis Act".
   §  2. The county law is amended by adding a new article 6-B to read as
 follows:
                                ARTICLE 6-B
           9-8-8 SUICIDE PREVENTION AND MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS ACT
 SECTION 340. DEFINITIONS.
         341. 9-8-8 SUICIDE PREVENTION AND MENTAL HEALTH  CRISIS  HOTLINE
                SYSTEM.
         342. ESTABLISHMENT OF FEES FOR SYSTEM COSTS.
         343. APPLICATION; LIMITATIONS; EXEMPTIONS.
   §  340.  DEFINITIONS.  AS  USED  IN  THIS  ARTICLE, UNLESS THE CONTEXT
 REQUIRES OTHERWISE:
   1. "9-8-8" SHALL MEAN THE THREE DIGIT PHONE NUMBER DESIGNATED  BY  THE
 FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION FOR THE PURPOSE OF CONNECTING INDIVID-
 UALS  EXPERIENCING  A  MENTAL  HEALTH CRISIS WITH SUICIDE PREVENTION AND
 MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS COUNSELORS, MOBILE CRISIS TEAMS, AND CRISIS RECEIV-
 ING AND STABILIZATION SERVICES AND OTHER MENTAL HEALTH  CRISES  SERVICES
 THROUGH THE NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE.
   2.  "9-8-8  CRISIS  HOTLINE  CENTER" SHALL MEAN A STATE-IDENTIFIED AND
 FUNDED CENTER PARTICIPATING IN THE NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION  LIFELINE
 NETWORK TO RESPOND TO STATEWIDE OR REGIONAL 9-8-8 CALLS.
   3. "CRISIS RECEIVING AND STABILIZATION SERVICES" SHALL MEAN FACILITIES
 PROVIDING SHORT-TERM OBSERVATION AND CRISIS STABILIZATION SERVICES UNDER
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

A7177B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6194
Law Section:
County Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 6-B §§340 & 341, County L

A7177B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a 9-8-8 suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline system; provides crisis intervention services and crisis care coordination to individuals accessing the 9-8-8 suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline.

A7177B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7177--B
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              April 26, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GUNTHER, FRONTUS, FERNANDEZ -- read once and
   referred to the Committee on Mental Health  --  committee  discharged,
   bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as amended and recommitted to said
   committee -- reported and referred to the Committee on Ways and  Means
   --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
   and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to  amend  the  county  law,  in  relation  to  a  9-8-8  suicide
   prevention and mental health crisis hotline system
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
 the "9-8-8 Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Crisis Act".
   §  2. The county law is amended by adding a new article 6-B to read as
 follows:
                                ARTICLE 6-B
           9-8-8 SUICIDE PREVENTION AND MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS ACT
 SECTION 340. DEFINITIONS.
         341. 9-8-8 SUICIDE PREVENTION AND MENTAL HEALTH  CRISIS  HOTLINE
                SYSTEM.
   §  340.  DEFINITIONS.  AS  USED  IN  THIS  ARTICLE, UNLESS THE CONTEXT
 REQUIRES OTHERWISE:
   1. "9-8-8" SHALL MEAN THE THREE DIGIT PHONE NUMBER DESIGNATED  BY  THE
 FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION FOR THE PURPOSE OF CONNECTING INDIVID-
 UALS  EXPERIENCING  A  MENTAL  HEALTH CRISIS WITH SUICIDE PREVENTION AND
 MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS COUNSELORS, MOBILE CRISIS TEAMS, AND CRISIS RECEIV-
 ING AND STABILIZATION SERVICES AND OTHER MENTAL HEALTH  CRISES  SERVICES
 THROUGH THE NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE.
   2.  "9-8-8  CRISIS  HOTLINE  CENTER" SHALL MEAN A STATE-IDENTIFIED AND
 FUNDED CENTER PARTICIPATING IN THE NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION  LIFELINE
 NETWORK TO RESPOND TO STATEWIDE OR REGIONAL 9-8-8 CALLS.

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD10757-11-1