2011-2012 Regular Session - HB 231
Mental Health Addictive Disease Community Recovery Act; enact
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 37 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to mental health, so as to provide community alternatives to institutionalized care for treatment of mental illness; to provide for a short title; to provide for community alternatives to hospitalization for treatment of alcoholics and drug dependent persons; to provide a definition for community alternatives; to change provisions relating to the emergency treatment of mental illness and alcoholic and drug dependent individuals; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/15/2011 - House Second Readers
Feb/10/2011 - House First Readers
Feb/09/2011 - House Hopper