• 2 pieces of legislations dealing with mental health get unanimous approval in the State House

    State Representative Tom Caltigerone  of the 127th District, and minority chair of the Judiciary Committee introduced 2 pieces of legislation the received unanimous approval in the House of Representatives.  HB1504 provides for additional training for police officers and magisterial district judges in dealings with mentally ill defendants  and HR226 calls for a joint government commission study on all aspects of Pennsylvania’s mental health system.  Tom joined me on Wed 11/27 to discuss the details and what he hopes will happen next. Click here to listen as Rep Tom Caltigerone discusses mental health legislation