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File #: 191056    Version: 1 Name: Hearing - Initiative Ordinance - Administrative Code - Mental Health SF
Type: Hearing Status: Filed
Introduced: 10/22/2019 In control: Rules Committee
On agenda: Final action: 10/30/2019
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Hearing to consider the proposed Initiative Ordinance submitted by four or more Supervisors to the voters for the March 3, 2020, Election, entitled "Ordinance amending the Administrative Code to establish Mental Health SF, a mental health program designed to provide access to mental health services, substance use treatment, and psychiatric medications to all adult residents of San Francisco with mental illness and/or substance use disorders who are homeless, uninsured, or enrolled in Medi-Cal or Healthy San Francisco; to establish an Office of Private Insurance Accountability to advocate on behalf of privately insured individuals not receiving timely and appropriate mental health care under their private insurance; to provide that Mental Health SF shall not become operative until either the City's budget has exceeded the prior year's budget by 13%, or the voters have approved a tax that will sufficiently finance the program, or the Board of Supervisors has approved by a two-thirds vote the appropriation of general funds to finance the program; and to establish the Mental Health SF Implementation Working Group to advice the Mental Health Board, the Department of Public Health, the Health Commission, the San Francisco Health Authority, and the Board of Supervisors on the design and implementation of Mental Health SF.
Sponsors: Hillary Ronen, Matt Haney , Shamann Walton, Gordon Mar
Attachments: 1. Initiative Ordinance, 2. 191055 CA CEQA, 3. Referral CON 102219, 4. Referal FYI 102219, 5. Comm Pkt 103019, 6. CON Memo 103019, 7. Transmittal Election 110819, 8. Notice of Withdrawal 111219
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