HB 1743-1_ Filed 02/28/2005, 07:51 Behning


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HOUSE MOTION ____

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MR. SPEAKER:

    I move that House Bill 1743 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 1, line 10; (05)MO174301.1. -->     Page 1, line 10, strike "general assembly" and insert " legislative council".
    Page 2, between lines 11 and 12, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 12-13-16; (05)MO174301.3. -->     "SECTION 3. IC 12-13-16 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW CHAPTER TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2005]:
     Chapter 16. Children's Social and Emotional Health Plan
    Sec. 1. (a) The division and the department of education shall develop and coordinate the children's social and emotional health plan that is to provide recommendations concerning:
        (1) comprehensive mental health prevention;
        (2) early intervention; and
        (3) treatment services;
for individuals from birth through twenty-two (22) years of age.
    (b) The division and the department of education shall adopt joint rules under IC 4-22-2 concerning the children's social and emotional health plan.
    Sec. 2. The children's social and emotional health plan shall recommend:
        (1) procedures for the identification and assessment of social, emotional, and mental health issues;
        (2) procedures to assist a child and the child's family to attain necessary services to treat social, emotional, and mental health issues;
        (3) procedures to coordinate provider services and interagency referral networks for an individual from birth through twenty-two (22) years of age;
        (4) guidelines for incorporating social and emotional development into school learning standards and education programs;
        (5) that social, emotional, and mental health screening be included as a part of routine examinations in schools and by health care providers.
        (6) procedures concerning the positive development of children including:
            (A) social and emotional development; and
            (B) learning;
        (7) plans for creating a children's social and emotional health system with shared accountability among state agencies that will:
            (A) conduct ongoing needs assessments;
            (B) use outcome indicators and benchmarks to measure progress; and
            (C) implement quality data tracking and reporting systems;
        (8) a state budget for children's social, emotional and mental health prevention and treatment;
        (9) how state agencies and local entities can obtain federal funding and other sources of funding to implement a children's social and emotional health plan;
        (10) how to maintain and expand the workforce to provide mental health services for individuals from birth through twenty-two years of age and families;
        (11) how employers of mental health professionals may:
            (A) improve employee job satisfaction; and
            (B) retain employees;
        (12) how to facilitate research on best practices and model programs for children's social and emotional health;
        (13) how to disseminate research and provide training and educational materials concerning the children's social and emotional health program to:
            (A) policymakers;
            (B) practitioners; and
            (C) the general public; and
        (14) how to implement a public awareness campaign to:
            (A) reduce the stigma of mental illness;
            (B) educate individuals:
                (i) about the benefits of children's social and emotional development; and
                (ii) how to access children's social and emotional

development services.".

SOURCE: Page 3, line 30; (05)MO174301.3. -->     Page 3, after line 30, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: ; (05)MO174301.7. -->     "SECTION 7. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2005] (a) The division of family and children shall submit a report not later than December 1, 2005, to the legislative council concerning the implementation of IC 12-13-16, as added by this act.
    (b) The report required by subsection (a) must be in an electronic format under IC 5-14-6.
    (c) This SECTION expires December 31, 2005.
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    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to HB 1743 as printed February 23, 2005.)

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Representative Behning


MO174301/DI 107     2005