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Legislative News

Through its Legislative Committee, DRNJ monitors significant legislative and regulatory issues, providing comment and feedback to public officials and those who represent us regarding the needs of people with disabilities and the potential impact of regulations and legislation. Following are brief highlights of legislation that DRNJ is currently advocating.

State and Local

Transition to Fee-For-Service

The members of the New Jersey Mental Health Coalition have sent a letter to the legislative leadership to express the concerns of the Coalition about the absence of funding for a safety net to support the transition to fee-for-service billing for behavioral health services.

To access the letter MH Coalition FFS letter to Budget CommitteesFY18 FINAL April 2017

Traumatic Brain Injury Resources

Grievance and Appeal Policy






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