Grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
This Board Bill authorizes the City of St. Louis Department of Health (DOH) to accept a grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)(CFDA Number: 93.243)(Award No. 1H79SM080544-01), known as the Law Enforcement and Behavioral Health Partnership: STL CARES (Community Assessment and Referral for Enduring Stability) project grant in the total amount of One Million Six Hundred Forty Eight Thousand Six Hundred Twenty Seven Dollars ($1,648,627) over five years, to enable early diversion of individuals with Serious Mental Illness (SMI) and Co-Occurring Disorders (COD) from potential arrest using targeted outreach and behavioral health co-response, coupled with law enforcement personnel training in mental health and trauma-informed response and other grant purposes; authorizing the expenditure of grant funds by entering into contracts or otherwise for the grant purposes.
Board Bill Number: 71
Primary Sponsors: Christine Ingrassia
Legislative activities and outcomes for this board bill. Learn more about what these activities mean.
Bill text was introduced (1.02 MB PDF).07/08/2022
Referred to a Committee
The bill was assigned to the Health and Human Services Committee.10/06/2022
The bill was passed out of committee with a recommendation of do pass during the Health and Human Services Committee hearing.10/07/2022
The bill was passed.10/21/2022
The bill was engrossed during the Engrossment, Rules, Resolutions and Credentials Committee.10/21/2022
The bill was passed.10/21/2022Feedback is anonymous.
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