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SB 52: Mental Health; authorizing licensed professional counselor; sunset provision; repeal

Voted on Wednesday March 22, 2017

John Pezold's thoughts

SB 52 repeals the sunset provision on the authorization for a licensed professional counselor to deliver a person who is mentally ill or alcohol or drug dependent to the nearest available emergency receiving facility serving the county in which the patient is found for an examination.

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John Pezold's Vote

Vote Totals

The table below breaks down the total number of votes, and marks the majority vote.

Voted Total % Majority Vote?
Yea 140 77.8% Majority Vote
Nay 23 12.8%
Did not vote 10 5.6%
Excused 7 3.9%