Have you heard about the national 988 suicide prevention hotline? We checked out some CRIS Committee information, referenced below, and encourage our 911 community to learn more about this important endeavor. In 2021, the Washington State Legislature passed HB 1477, establishing the Crisis Response Improvement Strategy Committee (CRIS) and Steering Committee. These committees will develop recommendations
Denise Amber Lee Foundation “Be the Difference” 2022 Live Conference & Expo – Jan 30-Feb 2, 2022.
TERT Committee is officially stood back up. George Long is the committee Chair and the State Coordinator. Meetings will be held on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 1500. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: Article on HB 1310 (police use of force) https://www.nwnewsnetwork.org/government-and-politics/2021-06-21/police-say-its-hands-off-for-some-mental-health-cases-after-use-of-force-law-change Article on HB 1310 (police use of force) WA Legislation: https://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=1310&Year=2021&Initiative=false
Please see attached regarding the LIFT America legislation and WA APCO/NENA’s position. This will be a discussion topic at the 4/9 Chapter Meeting. See Washington APCO-NENA for meeting details. I hope you can join us.