HB 795 -  Peer Specialists

by Fetterhoff and Hart
Provides peer specialists are essential element of coordinated system of care in recovery from substance use disorder or mental illness; revises background screening requirements for peer specialists; revises requirements for certification as peer specialist; requires DCF to develop training program for peer specialists; provides for reimbursement of recovery support services; encourages Medicaid managed care plans to use peer specialists in providing recovery support services.
Effective Date: July 1, 2022
Last Event: Added to Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee agenda on Thursday, January 13, 2022 4:10 PM

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Chamber Committee
Chamber: House Committee: Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee 1/17/2022 11:40:43 AM

Vote History

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Added to Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee agenda Time: 01/13/2022 - 4:10 PM Member: Committee: Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 01/11/2022 - 9:25 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee Time: 12/13/2021 - 9:47 AM Member: Committee: Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Time: 12/13/2021 - 9:47 AM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 12/13/2021 - 9:47 AM Member: Committee: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee Time: 12/13/2021 - 9:47 AM Member: Committee: Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 11/30/2021 - 5:30 PM Member: Fetterhoff Committee: Version: __

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394.4573 SB 282
397.4073 SB 282
397.417 SB 282