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Bill Detail: HB22-1283


Title Youth And Family Behavioral Health Care
Status Governor Signed (05/18/2022)
Bill Subjects
  • Children & Domestic Matters
  • Human Services
House Sponsors D. Michaelson Jenet (D)
M. Bradfield (R)
Senate Sponsors K. Priola (R)
J. Buckner (D)
House Committee Public and Behavioral Health & Human Services
Senate Committee Health and Human Services
Date Introduced 03/07/2022

The bill implements the recommendations of the behavioral health
transformational task force concerning youth and family residential care.
Specifically, the bill:
  • Creates in-home and residential respite care in 10-12
regions of the state for children and families;
  • Provides operational support for psychiatric residential

treatment facilities and qualified residential treatment
programs for youth; and
  • Provides funds to build and staff a neuro-psych facility at
the Colorado mental health institute at Fort Logan.
The bill requires the general assembly to appropriate money from
the behavioral and mental health cash fund to the department of human
services to implement the provisions of the bill.

Committee Reports
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Fiscal Notes Fiscal Notes (06/13/2022) (most recent)  
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