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Testimony Archive

View our Testimony Archive dating back to 1999.

Testimony

Public Hearing: The 2016-2017 Executive Budget Proposal - Topic: "Mental Hygiene"
February 3, 2016
Testimony by Phillip A. Saperia, CEO for The Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies before Chairpersons Gunther and Ortt and members of the New York State Assembly and Senate Commitees on Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities.

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Oversight: "Thrive NYC: A Mental Health Roadmap for All"
January 28, 2016
Remarks by Jamin R. Sewell, Counsel & Managing Director for Policy and Advocacy for The Coalition Of Behavioral Health Agencies on behalf of Phillip A. Saperia, CEO at The Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies, before Chairman Cohen and members of the NYC Council Committee on Mental Health, Developmental Disability, Alcoholism, Substance Abuse and Disability Services.

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Oversight: "Alcohol Abuse in New York City"
December 3, 2015
Remarks by Cheryl Bobe, Senior Associate for Substance Use Services for The Coalition Of Behavioral Health Agencies before Chairman Cohen and members of the NYC Council Committee on Mental Health, Developmental Disability, Alcoholism, Substance Abuse and Disability Services.

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Public Hearing: “Transition of Behavioral Health Supports and Services into Managed Care"
October 21, 2015
Remarks by Jamin R. Sewell, Counsel & Managing Director for Policy and Advocacy for The Coalition Of Behavioral Health Agencies before Assembly Member Gunther and members of the Committee on Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities.

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New York City Council Preliminary Budget Hearing
March 13, 2015
Remarks by Phillip A. Saperia, CEO at The Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies, before Chairman Cohen and members of the NYC Council Committee on Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, Alcoholism, Substance Abuse and Disability Services.

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Oversite: "Medicaid Redesign"
September 30, 2014
Remarks of Jamin R. Sewell, Counsel Managing Director for Policy and Advocacy at The Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies, before Chairman Cohen and members of the NYC Council Committee on Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, Alcoholism, Substance Abuse and Disability Services.

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New York City Council FY 2015 Preliminary Budget
March 27, 2014
Testimony of Phillip A Saperia, CEO at The Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies submitted on the New York City Council NY 2015 Preliminary Budget to the Committee on Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, Alcoholism, Drug Abuse& Disability Services Committee Jointly with the Subcommittee on Drug Abuse

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Joint Legislative Public Hearing on 2014-2015 Executive Budget: Mental Hygiene
February 11, 2014
Testimony of Jason Lippman, Director of Policy and Advocacy at The Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies at the Joint Legislative Public Hearing.

Statewide Comprehensive Plans of New York State OASAS and OMH Departments
August 27, 2013
Testimony of Phillip Saperia, Chief Executive Officer at The Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies at the Joint Public Hearing on Statewide Comprehensive Plans of the New York State Offices of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services and Mental Health.

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Hearing on the New York SAFE Act
May 31, 2013
Testimony of Jason Lippman, Senior Associate for Policy and Advocacy at The Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies before the New York State Senate Mental Health & Developmental Disabilities Committee, Senator David Carlucci, Chair.

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New York City Council's FY 14 Preliminary Budget
March 21, 2013

Testimony of Jason Lippman, Senior Associate for Policy and Advocacy at The Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies before the Committee on Mental Health, Developmental Disability, Alcoholism, Drug Abuse & Disability Services

Joint Legislative Public Hearing on 2013-2014 Executive Budget Proposal: Topic "Mental Hygiene"
February 27, 2013
Testimony of Jason Lippman, Senior Associate for Policy and Advocacy at The Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies.

Testimony Archive

View our Testimony Archive dating back to 1999.