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ESTABLISHING A CHILDREN'S MENTAL HEALTH CARE SYSTEM IN IOWA

  • Iowa DHS Children's System State Board Strategic Plan - Nov. 15, 2018.
  • NOTE THAT THE SENATE AND HOUSE BILLS DO NOT CONTAIN THE SAME RECOMMENDATIONS 

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**CURRENT SENATE BILL** - ESTABLISHING A CHILDREN'S MENTAL HEALTH CARE SYSTEM IN IOWA

  • SF479

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**CURRENT HOUSE BILL** - ESTABLISHING A CHILDREN'S MENTAL HEALTH CARE SYSTEM IN IOWA

  • HF690

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**CURRENT SENATE BILL** - REQUIRING MEDICAID RECIPIENTS TO COMPLY WITH WORK REPORTING

  • SF538 - Don't be fooled by the title of this bill.
  • CALL YOUR LEGISLATORS AND TELL THEM TO VOTE NO!
  • Those who receive Social Security Disability will be face work requirements and/or complicated exemption request processes.  These discriminate against those with Serious Mental Illnesses who can't work and for whom reporting and exemption requests are difficult to accomplish.
  • SEE THE FISCAL NOTE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS BILL -  https://www.legis.iowa.gov/docs/publications/FN/1040350.pdf   
  • 2021 COST:  $ 1,369,392
  • 2022 COST:  $    721,479 

  

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AMENDED HOUSE COMPLEX SERVICE NEEDS BILL: H.F. 2456

Complex Service Needs Bill - Iowa House - HF 2456

  • PASSED HOUSE UNANIMOUSLY 2/27/18 - with AOT amendment attached 
  • PASSED SENATE UNANIMOUSLY 3/21/18 - with AOT amendment attached 
  • Signed into law: 3/29/18
  • Into effect: 7/1/18

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