TO AUTHORIZE THE SECRETARY OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO ALLOW CERTAIN CERTIFIED PROVIDERS TO CONDUCT INITIAL (FIRST-LEVEL) EXAMINATIONS FOR INVOLUNTARY COMMITMENT OF INDIVIDUALS WITH MENTAL ILLNESS, IN A MANNER CONSISTENT WITH THE FIRST EVALUATION PILOT PROGRAM.
House committee substitute makes the following changes to 1st edition. Provides that a master’s level certified clinical addiction specialist is only authorized to conduct the initial examination of individuals meeting the criteria of GS 122C-281(a). Makes a conforming change.
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