The 86th Texas state legislature just finished. Legislation moves quickly, but we can help you keep up with the bills impacting mental health in Texas.
CLICK HERE to view the bills we championed this legislative session.
Peruse our bill list and position indicators to read about mental health legislation. Follow our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to learn about current mental health issues and bill progress during session. Contact your local Affiliate and email our Public Policy Director (email@example.com) to get Advocacy Alerts straight from the source!
NAMI Texas Action Alerts
Take action on critical mental health issues affecting Texans and contact your lawmakers today through the NAMI action center here.
Our campaigns on suicide prevention this session.
Ask your state senator to support HB 3980, the comprehensive suicide prevention report bill!
You can also call your state senator to ask for support HB 3980.
Ask your state representative to support SB 1390, our Suicide Safer Schools bill!
NAMI Texas Bill Positions
Past Legislative Session Recaps
2017 Legislative Session – Mental Health Policy Highlights
NAMI Texas Bill Position Indicator – 85th Legislature (March 30, 2017)
NAMI Texas Bill List – 84th Legislature (June 24, 2015)
Recap report of legislation from the 84th session of the Texas Legislature
Recap report of budget items from the 84th session of the Texas Legislature
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