2013 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 26 - HEALTH AND VITAL STATISTICS
Section 26:2B-37 - "Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Disabled" established.


NJ Rev Stat § 26:2B-37 (2013) What's This?

26:2B-37 "Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Disabled" established.

2.The Commissioner of Health and Senior Services shall establish an "Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Disabled" in consultation with the program advisory committee established pursuant to this section and in consultation with and after review by the Governor's Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse.

There is established a program advisory committee to advise the commissioner on the establishment and operation of the "Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Disabled." The members of the advisory committee shall be appointed by the commissioner and shall consist of five members who are either deaf, hard of hearing, or disabled, two members of the public with an interest in issues relating to alcohol and drug abuse and one representative each from the Governor's Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, the Developmental Disabilities Council, the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services in the Department of Labor, and the Division of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing and the Office of Disability Services in the Department of Human Services. The commissioner shall serve as an ex officio member of the committee.

L.1995,c.318,s.2; amended 1999, c.91, s.11.



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