WASHINGTON: Mental Health Task Force Legislation

April 01, 2015
News Type:  From the Field
State:  Washington

 In April 2015, Substitute House Bill 1138 in Washington State created a task force “to determine what policies, resources, and technical assistance may be needed to support the institutions of higher education in improving access to mental health resources and improving suicide prevention responses.” The task force must report its findings by November 1, 2016.


For more information on policies that may have an impact on suicide, see Suicide Prevention Policy and Legislation.

Settings:  Colleges and Universities
Planning and Implementing:  Policy and Legislation