Bill Summaries: H867 (2023-2024 Session)

  • Summary date: Apr 25 2023 - View summary

    Appropriates $5 million in recurring funds from the General Fund to the Department of Public Safety in fiscal year 2023-24 for grants to local governments to fund crisis intervention training. Positions to be trained include law enforcement officers, firefighters, paramedics and other medical personnel, emergency telecommunicators and other medical dispatchers, and veterans of the US Armed Forces. Directs the Department of Public Safety to develop guidelines for the awarding of grants. Prohibits a local government from being awarded a grant exceeding $50,000 within a calendar year. Effective July 1, 2023.