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The DC Code: § 7-1231.01 Short title.

Index7 Human Health Care and Safety. (Refs & Annos)

This chapter may be cited as the "Mental Health Consumers' Rights Protection Act of 2001".

Historical and Statutory

Emergency Act Amendments For temporary (90 day) addition of section, see § 201 of Mental Health Service Delivery Reform Congressional Review Emergency Act of 2001 (D.C. Act 14-144, October 23, 2001, 48 DCR 9947). Legislative History of Laws Law 14-56, the "Department of Mental Health Establishment Amendment Act of 2001", was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 14-136, which was referred to the Committee on Human Services.  The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on June 26, 2001, and July 10, 2001, respectively.  Signed by the Mayor on July 24, 2001, it was assigned Act No. 14-119 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review.   D.C. Law 14-56 became effective on December 18, 2001. DC CODE § 7-1231.01 Current through December 11, 2012


(Dec. 18, 2001, D.C. Law 14-56, § 201, 48 DCR 7674.)