Status Summary

Executive action taken in the House Committee on Higher Education on 1/17. HE- Majority; pass.

Public hearing in Appropriations, however the bill did not come up for a vote, and therefore is dead. (updated 2/14)

Legislative Session





Rep. Orwall

HB2513 requires the Department of Health to contract with a third party entity to create a statewide resource for behavioral health and suicide prevention in post-secondary institutions that includes training curriculum and model protocols. 

HB2513 also creates a grant program to fund post-secondary institutions’ behavioral health and suicide prevention efforts and requires that the first six grants be awarded to community and technical colleges. Post-secondary institutions shall submit annual reports to the Department of Health.

*Companion to SB6514.