Bill Status of HB2976 97th General Assembly
Short Description: INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY
Rep. Emily McAsey - Elaine Nekritz - Sidney H. Mathias - Naomi D. Jakobsson - Thomas Holbrook, Frank J. Mautino, Robert W. Pritchard, Michael J. Zalewski, Patricia R. Bellock, Jack McGuire, Renée Kosel, Timothy L. Schmitz, André M. Thapedi, Lisa M. Dugan, David Harris, Sandy Cole, Norine Hammond, Deborah Mell, Mary E. Flowers, JoAnn D. Osmond, Sandra M. Pihos, Kelly Burke, Carol A. Sente, Michael G. Connelly, Kay Hatcher, Daniel Biss, Robert Rita, Jack D. Franks, Keith Farnham, Linda Chapa LaVia and Chad Hays
(Sen. A. J. Wilhelmi, John M. Sullivan and Pamela J. Althoff)
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Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Administrative Act, the Disabilities Services Act of 2003, the Community Mental Health Act, the Developmental Disability and Mental Disability Services Act, and other various Acts. Changes all occurrences of "mental retardation" to "intellectual disability", changes all occurrences of "mentally retarded person" to "intellectually disabled person", and changes the title of the "MR/DD Community Care Act" and all references to that Act to the "ID/DD Community Care Act". Effective June 1, 2012.