Record of Committee Proceedings
Committee on Mental Health
Assembly Bill 193
Relating to: grants to prevent suicide by firearm and making an appropriation.
By Representatives James, Cabral-Guevara, Anderson, Doyle, Andraca, Armstrong, Bowen, Brooks, Dittrich, Duchow, Edming, Moses, Murphy, Mursau, Novak, Oldenburg, Petryk, Plumer, Schraa, Shankland, Skowronski, Spiros, Spreitzer, Subeck, Zimmerman and Wittke; cosponsored by Senators Bernier, L. Taylor, Agard and Ballweg.
March 23, 2021 Referred to Committee on Mental Health
April 28, 2021 Public Hearing Held
Present: (12) Representative Tittl; Representatives Cabral-Guevara, James, Snyder, Novak, Vorpagel, Magnafici, Dittrich, VanderMeer, Vining, Brostoff and Moore Omokunde.
Absent: (1) Representative Considine.
Excused: (0) None.
· State Representative Jesse James - 68th Assembly District
· Bert Berger - Gun Shop Project
· Heather Driscoll - Moms Demand Action
Appearances for Information Only
· State Senator Kathy Bernier - 23rd Senate District
· Chuck Lovelace - ESS Gunshop
· Gwyneth Hughes - Moms Demand Action
· Marc Herstand - National Association of Social Workers
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May 05, 2021 Executive Session Held
Present: (13) Representative Tittl; Representatives Cabral-Guevara, James, Snyder, Novak, Vorpagel, Magnafici, VanderMeer, Behnke, Vining, Brostoff, Considine and Moore Omokunde.
Absent: (0) None.
Excused: (1) Representative Dittrich.
Moved by Representative Magnafici, seconded by Representative Cabral-Guevara that Assembly Bill 193 be recommended for passage.
Ayes: (13) Representative Tittl; Representatives Cabral-Guevara, James, Snyder, Novak, Vorpagel, Magnafici, VanderMeer, Behnke, Vining, Brostoff, Considine and Moore Omokunde.
Noes: (0) None.
Representative Dittrich indicated she would have voted Aye if present.
PASSAGE RECOMMENDED, Ayes 13, Noes 0