HB 1136

  • Indiana House Bill
  • 2023 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Mental health care for first responders.


Establishes the Indiana first responders mental health wellness fund and program. Provides that the division of mental health and addiction of the office of the secretary of family and social services shall administer the program and fund. Provides that a first responder who meets certain requirements may apply to the division for: (1) costs associated with the first responder's active participation in a mental health treatment plan as determined by a psychologist or physician treating the first responder; and (2) compensation if the first responder is unable to work. Establishes requirements for obtaining compensation. Makes a continuous appropriation.

Bill Sponsors (2)


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Jan 12, 2023


Representative Pressel added as coauthor

Jan 10, 2023


Authored by Representative Jackson


First reading: referred to Committee on Veterans Affairs and Public Safety

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
veterans affairs and public safety

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced House Bill (H) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note: HB1136.01.INTR.FN001 PDF


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