Advocacy Alert: SB 126

Tomorrow (May 8th) in the House Public Health Committee, a bill is being heard (SB 126) that would require the state to develop a public reporting system of performance and outcome measures relating to mental health and substance abuse services. If passed it would improve the quality and efficiency of mental health services in Texas, as well as aid in the recovery of Texans with mental illness. Please email or call the members of the House Public Health Committee and ask for their support on SB 126. See below for a sample letter and contact information.

Please feel free to copy and paste the below SAMPLE letter.

Dear Member of the House Public Health Committee,

Tomorrow (May 8th) in the House Public Health Committee, a bill is being heard (SB 126) that would require the state to develop a public reporting system of performance and outcome measures relating to mental health and substance abuse services. If passed it would improve the quality and efficiency of mental health services in Texas, as well as aid in the recovery of Texans with mental illness. As a Texas concerned with improving the quality of life for individuals with mental illness, I respectfully encourage you to vote in support of this bill. Thank you for making a difference in the lives of Texans living with mental illness.

Sincerely,

YOUR NAME
HOME ADDRESS
Tel. #

House Public Health Committee:
Lois.kolkhorst@house.state.tx.us of Brenham, Tx (512) 463-0600
elliot.naishtat@house.state.tx.us of Austin, Tx (512) 463-0668
garnet.coleman@house.state.tx.us of Houston, Tx (512) 463-0524
nicole.collier@house.state.tx.us of Fort Worth, Tx (512) 463-0716
philip.cortez@house.state.tx.us of San Antonio, Tx (512) 463-0269
sarah.davis@house.state.tx.us of Houston,Tx (512) 463- 0389
bobby.guerra@house.state.tx.us of McAllen, Tx (512) 463-0578
susan.king@house.state.tx.us of Abeline, Tx (512) 463-0718
jodie.laubenberg@house.state.tx.us of Murphy, TX (512) 463-0186
jd.sheffield@house.state.tx.us of Gatesville, Tx (512) 463-0628
bill.zedler@house.state.tx.us of Arlington, Tx (512) 463-0374

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