HB 1467

  • Indiana House Bill
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • Passed House Feb 15, 2021
  • Senate
  • Governor

Community mental health center matters.


Requires the office of the secretary of family and social services (office) to apply for a Medicaid state plan amendment or Medicaid waiver for the following: (1) Reimbursement of Medicaid rehabilitation option services for a Medicaid eligible recipient who is undertaking an initial assessment, intake, or counseling in a community mental health center. (2) Reimbursement for Medicaid rehabilitation option services concurrently with reimbursement under the residential addiction treatment program. (3) The inclusion of video conferencing and audio services as telehealth for community mental health centers. Amends the definition of "telehealth services" for the Medicaid program. Requires at least two members of the division of mental health and addiction planning and advisory council to be community mental health center chief executive officers or designees. Requires the department of child services to accept certain criminal history checks and fingerprinting performed by community mental health centers for specified professionals if the process used by the community mental health center at least meets or exceeds the department's procedures. Amends the required graduate level courses and clinical experience that an applicant is required to obtain for a license as a clinical addiction counselor. Adds two members to the justice reinvestment advisory council. Makes a conforming change.

Bill Sponsors (6)



Mar 15, 2021


Senator Crider added as second sponsor

Mar 11, 2021


Senator Ford J.D. added as cosponsor

Feb 23, 2021


First reading: referred to Committee on Health and Provider Services

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
health and provider services

Feb 16, 2021


Referred to the Senate

Feb 15, 2021


Third reading: passed; Roll Call 124: yeas 91, nays 1


Senate sponsor: Senator Charbonneau


Representative Shackleford added as coauthor

Feb 11, 2021


Second reading: ordered engrossed

Feb 09, 2021


Representative Clere added as coauthor

Feb 08, 2021


Committee report: amend do pass, adopted

Jan 14, 2021


First reading: referred to Committee on Public Health

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
public health


Authored by Representative Davisson

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced House Bill (H) PDF
House Bill (H) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note: HB1467.02.COMH.FN001 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1467.02.COMH.FN002 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1467.02.COMH.FN003 PDF


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