Existing law establishes the Youth Bill of Rights for all youth confined in a juvenile facility, which includes the right to receive adequate, appropriate, and timely mental health services, as specified.
This bill would also specify that the Youth Bill of Rights includes the right to receive adequate, appropriate, and timely behavioral health services, as specified.

Statutes affected:
SB1353: 224.71 WIC
02/16/24 - Introduced: 224.71 WIC
05/29/24 - Amended Assembly: 224.71 WIC
06/17/24 - Amended Assembly: 224.71 WIC
07/08/24 - Enrolled: 224.71 WIC
SB 1353: 224.71 WIC