SB 1045: Expanding Conservatorships
STATUS: sb 1045 was approved by the GOVERNOR!
(chapter 845, 2018)
This bill would establish a pilot program in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego counties if the counties approve, creating a conservatorship for a person who is unable to care for their own health and well-being due to serious mental illness and substance use disorder. SB 1045 would providing the least restrictive and most clinically appropriate alternative needed for the protection of the person who is incapable of caring for the person’s own health.
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