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LB 270: Provide community-based services for children and youth with serious emotional disturbance

As introduced: LB 270 requires that no later than September 1, 2013, the Department of Health and Human Services submit a state plan amendment or waiver under the federal Social Security Act to the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The amendment or waiver is to provide coverage under…...

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Supporting community-based services for children and youth (LB 270)

  Voices for Children testified in support of LB 270, which would require DHHS to apply for a waiver to allow children with behavioral health needs to be served in their homes. ¬†Here is our written testimony: Children and youth struggling with mental and behavioral health needs should be able…...

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