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92_HB3216 LRB9208137DJgc 1 AN ACT in relation to mental health. 2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, 3 represented in the General Assembly: 4 Section 5. The Community Mental Health Act is amended by 5 adding Section 8.2 as follows: 6 (405 ILCS 20/8.2 new) 7 Sec. 8.2. Olmstead mentally ill initiatives. From funds 8 appropriated by the General Assembly to the Department of 9 Human Services for that purpose, the Secretary of Human 10 Services shall establish Olmstead mentally ill initiatives to 11 prevent and correct inappropriate institutionalization to 12 ensure that individuals in need of mental health services are 13 served in the most integrated setting. These initiatives 14 shall be implemented to provide mental health services to 15 1,000 individuals with mental illness (MI) or mental illness 16 and substance abuse (MISA). The Olmstead mentally ill 17 initiative services shall include but not be limited to: 18 crisis services; outpatient services; rehabilitation and 19 support services, including assertive community treatment, 20 case management, supportive and supervised residential, day 21 treatment, and psychosocial rehabilitation; community 22 integrated living arrangements; and emergency psychiatric 23 services. 24 Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon 25 becoming law.
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