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SB18-096

Modernize "Mental Retardation" Terminology

Concerning modernizing statutory provisions that refer to terms related to "mental retardation".
Session:
2018 Regular Session
Subjects:
Health Care & Health Insurance
Human Services

Statutory Revision Committee. The bill modernizes and makes nonsubstantive changes to provisions of statute that use terms like 'mental retardation' or 'mentally retarded' by replacing the terms with more appropriate 'intellectual and developmental disability' language.
(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

Status

Introduced
Under Consideration

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