Georgia House of Representatives
HB 726 - Psychologists; behavioral/adminis- trative orders; amend provisions

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Barnes, Roy E Simpson, John T Culbreth, Ronnie
Links / Committees / Status
Summary / Full Text HC: H&E SC: H&HS
F/R: 02/14/95 L/A: 03/05/96 S - Read 2nd Time (S-Am )
Titles Amended: 31/ 37
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Article 8 of Chapter 7 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to health service provider psychologists, so as to provide for a definition; to change the provisions relating to appointment of health service provider psychologists to the staff of a medical facility or institution and the powers, privileges, and responsibilities thereof; to amend Title 37 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to mental health, so as to change the provisions relating to the use of physical restraints; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              2/14/95  Read 1st Time         2/15/96        
              2/15/95  Read 2nd Time         3/5/96         
              2/8/96   Favorably Reported    2/29/96        
              Am       Committee Amend/Sub   Am             
              2/14/96  Read 3rd Time                        
              2/14/96  Passed/Adopted                       
              CA       Comm/Floor Amend/Sub                 

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 31-7-160, 31-7-161, 37-3-165, 37-4-124, 37-7-165

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