|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2018||referred to alcoholism and drug abuse|
|Jan 09, 2017||referred to alcoholism and drug abuse|
assembly Bill A524
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
Angelo J. Morinello
Michael J. Norris
A524 (ACTIVE) - Details
A524 (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.
A524 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 524 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 9, 2017 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. GUNTHER, CUSICK, GOODELL -- 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 abuse 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 ABUSE SECTION 23.01 ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE. 23.03 DEFINITIONS. 23.05 CRITERIA FOR ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE. 23.07 PETITION TO THE COURT. 23.09 SERVICE. 23.11 RIGHT TO COUNSEL. 23.13 HEARING. 23.15 WRITTEN TREATMENT PLAN. 23.17 DISPOSITION. 23.19 PETITIONS FOR ADDITIONAL PERIODS OF TREATMENT; PETITIONS FOR AN ORDER TO STAY, VACATE OR MODIFY; AND APPEALS. 23.21 FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT. 23.23 EFFECT OF DETERMINATION THAT A PERSON IS IN NEED OF ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT. 23.25 FALSE PETITION. 23.27 EDUCATION AND TRAINING. 23.29 THE ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE ADVISORY COUNCIL. § 23.01 ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD01812-01-7
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