_______________________, read first time and referred to Committee on
A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION urging the establishment of an
interim study committee to study the social, emotional, and behavioral
health screening of children.
Whereas, Under IC 20-19-5-1, the department of
education, in cooperation with the department of child
services, the department of correction, and the division of
mental health and addiction, shall develop and coordinate a
child's social, emotional, and behavioral health plan; and
Whereas, The state of Indiana should study more fully the
uses of screenings to develop and coordinate a health plan
and ensure that parents are given adequate notice of their
SECTION 1. That the legislative council is urged to establish a
committee to study the social, emotional, behavioral health screening
SECTION 2. That the committee, if established, shall operate under the direction of the legislative council and that the committee shall issue a final report when directed to do so by the council.