Mental health, mental retardation, and substance abuse services providers; retaliation prohibited. (HB1633)

Introduced By

Del. Harvey Morgan (R-Gloucester)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Providers of mental health, mental retardation, and substance abuse services; retaliatory actions. Prohibits a group home or residential facility licensed or funded by the Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services from retaliating or discriminating against any person who in good faith complains or provides information to or cooperates with the Department, or reports a violation that adversely affects the human rights of consumers or poses an imminent and substantial threat to the health, safety, or welfare of consumers. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
11/09/2006Committee
11/09/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 070104428
11/09/2006Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions