HB1510 (CH0460)

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2014 Regular Session



Behavioral Health Administration - Establishment and Duties

Sponsored by:

Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 460

Synopsis:Merging the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Administration and the Mental Hygiene Administration in the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to establish the Behavioral Health Administration in the Department; establishing the responsibilities, powers, and duties of the Director of the Behavioral Health Administration; requiring substance use disorder programs and mental health programs to be licensed by the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene, with specified exceptions; repealing a specified prohibition; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee (By Request - Departmental - Health and Mental Hygiene)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2014
By Request of the Governor
Health and Government Operations   View Committee HearingFinance   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Community Facilities and Services
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Medical Research
Mental Health
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
Substance Abuse

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