PUBLIC SAFETY AND WELFARE
SERVICES FOR THE DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED
171-A:20 Receiving Facility; Rules.
The commissioner shall adopt rules, pursuant to RSA 541-A, relative to the criteria and procedures for designation of receiving facilities which receive persons for involuntary admissions under RSA 171-B. A receiving facility may be designated by the commissioner for one or more purposes, including, but not limited to:
I. Receiving persons for involuntary admission directly pursuant to a court order; and
II. Receiving involuntarily admitted persons by transfer with the approval of the commissioner or designee.
Source. 1994, 408:8. 1995, 310:172, eff. Nov. 1, 1995.