Instructions


 
Loading...
Session 120 - (2013-2014)Printer Friendly
(pdf format)
H 3365 General Bill, By Govan, Jefferson, Williams, Whipper, R.L. Brown and Gilliard
Summary: Mental health counseling
    A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING ARTICLE 12 TO CHAPTER 63, TITLE 59 SO AS TO REQUIRE THAT EACH PUBLIC SCHOOL IN THE STATE EMPLOY A LICENSED PSYCHO-EDUCATIONAL SPECIALIST CERTIFIED IN SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY BY THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION ON A FULL-TIME BASIS TO HELP SCHOOL PERSONNEL IDENTIFY STUDENTS IN NEED OF MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING, PROMOTE AWARENESS OF MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES AND THE AVAILABILITY OF TREATMENT, SCREEN AND IDENTIFY STUDENTS FOR MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES, AND PROVIDE APPROPRIATE MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING AND MAKE REFERRALS FOR APPROPRIATE SOCIAL SERVICES COUNSELING.
View full text          View Vote History
01/17/13House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 10)
01/17/13House Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works (House Journal-page 10)
02/07/13House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Whipper, R.L.Brown
05/23/13House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Education and Public Works (House Journal-page 8)
05/30/13House Debate adjourned (House Journal-page 65)
05/30/13House Requests for debate-Rep(s). Atwater, Hiott, Goldfinch, Toole, Clemmons, Tallon, Chumley, Owens, Stringer, Burns, VS Moss, GR Smith, Ryhal, Douglas, Ridgeway, McCoy, Erickson, Patrick, Crosby, Rivers, Whipper, Forrester (House Journal-page 83)
01/15/14House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Gilliard
01/15/14House Amended (House Journal-page 50)
01/15/14House Read second time (House Journal-page 50)
01/15/14House Roll call Yeas-109 Nays-0 (House Journal-page 53)
01/16/14House Read third time and sent to Senate (House Journal-page 248)
01/16/14 Scrivener's error corrected
01/21/14Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 14)
01/21/14Senate Referred to Committee on Education (Senate Journal-page 14)



Legislative Services Agency
h t t p : / / w w w . s c s t a t e h o u s e . g o v