Nevada Assembly Bill 488: Relating to the Administration of Government Departments

Nevada

"AN ACT relating to governmental administration; consolidating the Health Division and the Division of Mental Health and Developmental Services of the Department of Health and Human Services into the Division of Public and Behavioral Health of the Department; transferring the powers and duties concerning certain services to children with autism spectrum disorders from the Health Division to the Aging and Disability Services Division of the Department; transferring the authority for developmental services in the Division of Mental Health and Developmental Services to the Aging and Disability Services Division; … renaming the Commission on Mental Health and Developmental Services of the Department the Commission on Behavioral Health; making the Aging and Disability Services Division of the Department responsible for services for and other oversight relating to persons with intellectual disabilities and persons with related conditions; making various other changes to provisions relating to the organization of the divisions of the Department; and providing other matters properly relating thereto."

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Legislation
Systems: 
  • Department of Mental Health
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Topics: 
  • Mental Health
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Date Enacted: 
07/01/2013
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