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Substance Use Treatment - Inpatient and Intensive Outpatient Programs - Consent by Minor

Sponsored by:

Delegate Young, K.


Veto sustained (0-140)

Synopsis:Authorizing parents or specified guardians to apply, on behalf of a minor, for admission of the minor to a certified intensive outpatient alcohol and drug abuse program; requiring specified programs to make a specified note on an application for admission in order for an individual to be retained for specified treatment; providing that specified programs have the right to discharge an individual admitted for specified treatment if the individual is not complying with the policies and procedures of the treatment program or the facility; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates K. Young, Afzali, Barron, Ciliberti, Folden, Krimm, Vogt, Pendergrass, Bromwell, Angel, Cullison, Hayes, Hill, Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, Metzgar, Miele, Morales, Morgan, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Rosenberg, Saab, Sample-Hughes, Szeliga, and West
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0433
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
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Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Mental and Behavioral Health
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Parents and Guardians -see also- Adoption; Child Custody
Substance Abuse
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(20-102, 8-502.1)

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January 11, 2018 7:30 A.M.