SB 343-4_ Filed 04/09/2003, 15:24 Becker

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    I move that Engrossed Senate Bill 343 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 2, line 42; (03)MO034303.2. -->     Page 2, after line 42, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 12-21-2-5; (03)MO034303.2. -->     "SECTION 2. IC 12-21-2-5 , AS AMENDED BY HEA 1395-2003, SECTION 2, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2003]: Sec. 5. (a) Subject to subsection (b), the director may delegate statutory duties or powers of the division, a bureau of the division, the director, or other statutorily created personnel.
    (b) If the director decides that a final decision is to be made concerning the placement of a mentally ill individual in a mental health facility, the final decision must be made:
        (1) by the director, if the director is a licensed psychiatrist or licensed psychologist; or
        (2) by a licensed psychiatrist or licensed psychologist who is delegated the authority by the director;
in consultation with the patient's psychiatrist or psychologist.
     (c) Subsection (b) does not apply to an initial placement designation made under IC 12-24-12-10 (b).".

SOURCE: Page 5, line 11; (03)MO034303.5. -->     Page 5, line 11, delete "IC 34-30-2-77.2" and insert "IC 34-30-2-77.4".
    Page 5, line 13, delete "77.2." and insert " 77.4.".
    Page 5, line 14, delete "(concerning" and insert " (Concerning".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to ESB 343 as printed March 28, 2003.)


Representative Becker

MO034303/DI 77     2003