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Amendment CaShTmL-745042.HTM
                                                  SENATE AMENDMENT
    Bill No. CS for CS for CS for CS for SB 700
    Amendment No. ___   Barcode 745042
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11  Senators Smith and Peaden moved the following amendment:
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13         Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 
14         On page 26, between lines 18 and 19,
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16  insert:  
17         Section 7.  Baker Act Workgroup.--
18         (1)  There shall be created a Baker Act Workgroup for
19  the purpose of determining the fiscal impact, if any, of
20  including in the involuntary examination provisions of the
21  Baker Act mental health professionals who are not presently
22  permitted by law to seek involuntary examination under the
23  Baker Act. The Baker Act Workgroup shall be coordinated
24  through the Department of Children and Family Services, and
25  shall include the following members:
26         (a)  Two members to be appointed by the Speaker of the
27  House of Representatives, at least one of whom must be a
28  member of the Duval County delegation.
29         (b)  Two members to be appointed by the President of
30  the Senate, at least one of whom must be a member of the Duval
31  County delegation.
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SENATE AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for CS for CS for CS for SB 700 Amendment No. ___ Barcode 745042 1 (c) Two members to be appointed by the Governor. 2 (d) Two members appointed by the Secretary of the 3 Department of Children and Family Services, one of whom must 4 be a member of the Florida Mental Health Counselors 5 Association selected in consultation with the Florida Mental 6 Health Counselors Association and one of whom must be a 7 board-certified psychiatrist, licensed under chapter 458 or 8 chapter 459, Florida Statutes. 9 (e) The Duval County Sheriff or his designee. 10 (2) The Department of Children and Family Services 11 shall contract with the Florida Mental Health Institute to 12 evaluate the addition of mental health counselors to the 13 persons designated in section 394.4574, Florida Statutes, 14 including determining the fiscal impact, if any, of including 15 in the involuntary examination provisions of the Baker Act 16 mental health professionals who are not presently permitted by 17 law to seek involuntary examination under the Baker Act. 18 (3) Prior to the study, the Florida Mental Health 19 Institute must provide the proposed research criteria and 20 methodology to the Baker Act Workgroup. The Baker Act 21 Workgroup must approve of any research criteria and 22 methodology that is used as a part of the study. 23 (4) The Florida Mental Health Institute shall submit 24 the findings of its study to the Baker Act Workgroup no later 25 than February 1, 2005. 26 (5) The Baker Act Workgroup shall submit a final 27 report with recommendations to the Speaker of the House of 28 Representatives and to the President of the Senate by March 1, 29 2005. The Baker Act Workgroup shall terminate on March 1, 30 2005. 31 (6) All members of the Baker Act Workgroup shall serve 2 4:24 PM 04/26/04 s0700c4c-14j14
SENATE AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for CS for CS for CS for SB 700 Amendment No. ___ Barcode 745042 1 without additional compensation or honorarium, and are 2 authorized to receive only per diem and reimbursement for 3 travel expenses as provided in section 112.061, Florida 4 Statutes. 5 6 (Redesignate subsequent sections.) 7 8 9 ================ T I T L E A M E N D M E N T =============== 10 And the title is amended as follows: 11 On page 1, line 28, after the semicolon, 12 13 insert: 14 creating the Baker Act Workgroup; providing a 15 purpose; providing for the coordination of the 16 workgroup through the Department of Children 17 and Family Services; providing for members; 18 requiring the department to evaluate data 19 concerning the use of mental health counselors 20 under certain circumstances; providing research 21 criteria by the Florida Mental Health 22 Institute; requiring the Florida Mental Health 23 Institute to submit its findings to the 24 workgroup; requiring the workgroup to submit a 25 report to the Legislature; 26 27 28 29 30 31 3 4:24 PM 04/26/04 s0700c4c-14j14
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