90th General Assembly
Summary of SB0389
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DISABL ADLT-GUARDSHP ADVOCACY                                              

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Domestic Abuse of Disabled  Adults  Intervention  Act.      
   Provides  that  the  Guardianship  and  Advocacy  Commission  (now the      
   Department of Rehabilitation Services, and beginning July 1, 1997, the      
   Department  of  Human  Services)  shall  establish  a  Domestic  Abuse      
   Project.  Provides that  the  commission  shall  establish  a  single,      
   statewide,  toll  free telephone number that persons may use to report      
   alleged or suspected  abuse,  neglect,  or  exploitation  of  disabled      
   adults.    Provides  that  the  Domestic  Abuse  Project  shall  refer      
   substantiated cases of abuse to a case  coordination  unit.   Provides      
   that  the  case coordination unit shall develop a service plan for the      
   disabled person.  Provides that the Department of Human  Services  and      
   other  State  funded  entities  (now  State  agencies)  shall  provide      
   necessary services.  Makes other changes.                                   
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 99-01-12

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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