Category: Health Care
SB 220 (2017)
House/Senate Bill: NH Senate
Description: Repeals the state definition of "mental illness" and replaces it with "mental disorders as defined by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders fifth edition." This bill also allows involuntary commitment for opioid addiction.
Bill Sponsor: Jeb Bradley
Bill Co Sponsor: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information
Next Hearing Date: Tue, 03/07/2017
Next Voting Date: Wed, 01/03/2018