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AMENDMENT FOR PRINTED BILL

1132wb

___________________ moved that HB 1132 be amended as follows:


    On the previously adopted amendment (1131wa) delete Section 10. and insert:

"    Section 10. That § 34-20A-81 be amended to read:

    34-20A-81. Any person committed under § 34-20A-70 shall remain in for treatment for a period not to exceed ninety days, unless sooner discharged. At the end of the ninety-day period, he the person shall be discharged automatically unless the administrator or an authorized designee of the facility to which the patient person is committed prior to expiration of the period obtains a court an order for recommitment upon the grounds set forth in § 34-20A-70 for a further period of ninety days, unless otherwise sooner discharged. "

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