Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 09, 2014||
referred to alcoholism and drug abuse
Assembly Bill A10025
2013-2014 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2013-A10025 (ACTIVE) - Details
2013-A10025 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes protocols for assisted outpatient treatment for substance abuse; provides criteria for assisted outpatient treatment for substance abuse; provides for service, right to counsel, hearings, appeals and applications for additional periods of treatment; makes related changes.
2013-A10025 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 10025 I N A S S E M B L Y June 9, 2014 ___________ Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Gunther) -- read once and referred to the Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to establishing protocols for assisted outpatient treatment for substance abusers THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The mental hygiene law is amended by adding a new article 23 to read as follows: ARTICLE 23 ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSERS SECTION 23.01 CRITERIA FOR ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSERS. 23.03 RESPONSIBILITIES OF SERVICE PROVIDERS. 23.05 PETITION TO THE COURT. 23.07 SERVICE. 23.09 RIGHT TO COUNSEL. 23.11 HEARING. 23.13 WRITTEN TREATMENT PLAN. 23.15 DISPOSITION. 23.17 PETITION FOR ADDITIONAL PERIODS OF TREATMENT. 23.19 PETITION FOR AN ORDER TO STAY, VACATE OR MODIFY. 23.21 APPEALS. 23.23 FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT. 23.25 EFFECT OF DETERMINATION THAT A PERSON IS IN NEED OF ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT. 23.27 FALSE PETITION. 23.29 EXCEPTION. 23.31 EDUCATION AND TRAINING. S 23.01 CRITERIA FOR ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUS- ERS. (A) A PERSON MEETS THE CRITERIA FOR ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE IF THERE IS A GOOD FAITH REASON TO BELIEVE THE PERSON IS SUBSTANCE ABUSE IMPAIRED AND, BECAUSE OF SUCH IMPAIRMENT SUCH PERSON HAS EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD15281-02-4
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