SB 1177 Designates licensed professional counselors as mental health professionals in certain circumstances
Sponsor: Barnitz
LR Number: 5008S.01T Fiscal Note: 5008-01
Committee: Financial & Governmental Organizations and Elections
Last Action: 6/25/2008 - Signed by Governor Journal Page:
Title: Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2008
House Handler: Cooper

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Current Bill Summary

SB 1177 - Licensed professional counselors are included in the definition of mental health professionals for the purposes of carrying out the services of the Division of Comprehensive Psychiatric Services and the Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse under the Department of Health.

This act is identical to HB 1791 (2008).