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Chapter 27  |  Article 27 - 6
WVC 27- CHAPTER 27. MENTALLY ILL PERSONS.
WVC 27 - 6 - ARTICLE 6. SUICIDE PREVENTION AND AWARENESS.

WVC 27 - 6 - 1 §27-6-1. Dissemination of information.

     (a) The Bureau for Behavioral Health and Health Facilities shall, on or before August 1, 2015, post on its website suicide prevention awareness information, to include recognizing the warning signs of a suicide crisis. The website shall include information related to suicide prevention training opportunities offered by the bureau or an agency recognized by the bureau as a training provider.

     (b) The bureau may assist the public middle and high school administrators in providing suicide prevention information to students in the public middle and high schools.

     (c) The bureau shall annually review, for adequacy and completeness, the materials or programs posted on the websites of the institutions of higher education as required by section seven, article one-b, chapter eighteen-b of this code.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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Recent legislation affecting the Code

Citation Year/Session Short Title
§27 - 3 - 1 - (Amended Code)
SENATE BILL - 187
PASSED - Regular Session

SB187 SUB1 enr  (Uploaded - 04/14/2017)
Providing for confidentiality of patients' medical records
§27 - 3 - 1 - (Amended Code)
HOUSE BILL - 2674
PASSED - Regular Session

HB2674 SUB ENR  (Uploaded - 04/14/2017)
Relating to access to and receipt of certain information regarding a protected person
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