2018 Alaska Statutes
Title 47. Welfare, Social Services, and Institutions
Chapter 30. Mental Health
Article 10. Patient Rights.
Sec. 47.30.865. Discrimination prohibited.

Universal Citation: AK Stat § 47.30.865 (2018)

(a) The fact that a person is or has been evaluated or treated for mental illness may not be a basis for discrimination in

(1) seeking employment;

(2) resuming or continuing professional practice or previous occupation;

(3) obtaining or retaining housing;

(4) obtaining or retaining licenses or permits, including but not limited to a motor vehicle license, motor vehicle operator's and chauffeur's license, and a professional or occupational license.

(b) Applications for positions, licenses, and housing may not contain requests for information concerning evaluation or treatment experiences.

(c) A person may not aid, abet, incite, compel, or coerce the doing of an act forbidden under this section or attempt to do so.

Disclaimer: These codes may not be the most recent version. Alaska may have more current or accurate information. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or the information linked to on the state site. Please check official sources.
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.