Welcome to the Senate Select Committee on Mental Health

About the Select Committee on Mental Health


Jurisdiction: The Select Committee is authorized and directed to identify the best methods and current trends in mental health treatment. The Select Committee will also evaluate access to treatment, stigmas, and discrimination and how those factors and other issues affect the finances of the state of California and its local governments. The Senate Select Committee on Mental Health will provide updates on hearings, legislation, critical budget items, and relevant reports. 


Senator Jim Beall (Chair)
Senator Bob Archuleta
Senator Hertzberg
Senator Ben Hueso
Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson
Senator Holly J. Mitchell
Senator Bill Monning
Senator John M. W. Moorlach
Senator Jim Nielsen
Senator Richard Pan
Senator Anthony J. Portantino
Senator Susan Rubio

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