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§ 12-102. Purpose

Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 43A. Mental Health

Oklahoma Statutes Annotated
Title 43a. Mental Health (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 1. Mental Health Law of 1986 (Refs & Annos)
Suicide Prevention Act
43A Okl.St.Ann. § 12-102
§ 12-102. Purpose
The purpose of the Suicide Prevention Act is to facilitate the translation of suicide-related data into comprehensive public policy that is directed toward reducing the number of attempted suicides and suicides in Oklahoma by:
1. Improving methods of identifying minors and adults who are at risk of dying by suicide;
2. Improving awareness of and access to existing mental health services for individuals identified as needing those services; and
3. Coordinating and developing community resources to prevent attempted suicide and suicide among minors and adults.

Credits

Laws 2001, c. 168, § 2, emerg. eff. May 2, 2001; Laws 2008, c. 113, § 2, eff. Nov. 1, 2008.
43A Okl. St. Ann. § 12-102, OK ST T. 43A § 12-102
Current with emergency effective legislation through Chapter 3 of the Second Regular Session of the 59th Legislature (2024). Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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