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9-8-8 Funding Workgroup Monthly Meeting - Shared screen with speaker view
Abe Laydon
09:12
Abe Laydon, Douglas County Commissioner
Melissa Eddleman
09:12
Melissa Eddleman- HCPF
Chris Miller (He/Him/His)
09:19
Chris Miller - OBH
Cara Cheevers (She/Her)
09:40
Cara Cheevers, DOI
Sarah Brummett (she, her, hers)- CDPHE
09:41
Sarah Brummett, Office of Suicide Prevention, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Carie Gaytan
09:42
Carie Gaytan - OBH
Bev Marquez
09:48
Bev Marquez, Rocky Mountain Crisis Partners
Doyle Forrestal
09:51
Doyle Forrestal, CBHC
joseph bowers
10:02
Joseph Bowers The Friendly Harbor, NAMI Southeast Colorado, Pueblo
Sarah Brummett (she, her, hers)- CDPHE
54:57
I think the 988 national legislation is a bit broader than just suicide crises
Daryl Branson
58:38
Recent FCC inquiry regarding 988 geolocation: https://www.fcc.gov/document/comment-sought-costs-and-feasibility-988-geolocation-information
Doyle Forrestal
58:46
Shown Here:Public Law No: 116-172 (10/17/2020)National Suicide Hotline Designation Act of 2020This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to designate 9-8-8 as the universal telephone number for a national suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline.
Daryl Branson
59:46
And here's a report the FCC just issued on the topic of geolocation on April 15: https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC-371709A1.pdf
Abe Laydon
01:24:33
Very helpful, thank you.
Sarah Brummett (she, her, hers)- CDPHE
01:26:31
I don't think a flexible/broad interpretation of the purpose of 988 is a stretch given the language of the federal legislation which frames it as a suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline - agree with what Doyle, Bev, and Cara shared.
Sarah Brummett (she, her, hers)- CDPHE
01:27:24
I think this is the final bill https://www.congress.gov/116/plaws/publ172/PLAW-116publ172.pdf
Doyle Forrestal
01:31:12
agree. Regardless of our intent, how the end user operationalizes this new resource will drive some of what we will need to be flexible around to make this workable