Government, Health, Salem

Legislative news brief: Bill would bolster creation of mental health crisis teams

The Oregon Capitol building in Salem. Photo: Chas Hundley

District 30 Rep. Janeen Sollman (D-Hillsboro) is one of three chief sponsors of a new bill, House Bill 2417, that would create mobile mental health crisis intervention teams and help cities and counties throughout the state establish teams of their own. 

Sollman's district covers portions of Hillsboro, North Plains, and areas just outside of Banks, including Roy, among other communities.

HB 2417 would direct the

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