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Substitute House Bill No. 5169

Special Act No. 02-7

AN ACT CONCERNING A COMPREHENSIVE NEEDS ASSESSMENT OF LONG-TERM CARE.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. (Effective July 1, 2002) The Office of Policy and Management shall conduct a comprehensive needs assessment of the unmet long-term care needs in the state and project future demand for such services. Such assessment shall include a review of the Department of Mental Retardation's waiting list.

Approved May 23, 2002