☰ Revisor of Missouri


Chapter 631

< > Effective - 28 Aug 1989 bottom

  631.005.  Definitions. — In addition to the definitions in section 632.005 which are applicable to this chapter, the following terms as used in this chapter mean:

  (1)  "Alcohol or drug abuse facility", a place providing treatment and rehabilitation to persons engaged in alcohol or drug abuse, or both, which is recognized as such a place by the department of mental health;

  (2)  "Division", the division of alcohol and drug abuse of the department of mental health;

  (3)  "Division director", the director of the division of alcohol and drug abuse of the department of mental health, or his designee;

  (4)  "Qualified counselor", a person who provides substance abuse counseling and who meets the qualifications prescribed in the standards for certification of alcohol and drug abuse programs under rules promulgated by the department of mental health, as authorized by sections 630.050 and 630.655;

  (5)  "Respondent", an individual who is the subject of involuntary civil detention proceedings instituted under this chapter.


(L. 1980 H.B. 1724, A.L. 1985 S.B. 265, A.L. 1989 S.B. 215 & 58)


Definitions also applicable, 630.005

---- end of effective  28 Aug 1989 ----

use this link to bookmark section  631.005

Click here for the Reorganization Act of 1974 - or - Concurrent Resolutions Having Force & Effect of Law
In accordance with Section 3.090, the language of statutory sections enacted during a legislative session are updated and available on this website on the effective date of such enacted statutory section. Revisor Home    

Other Information
 Recent Sections Editorials May Be Cited As Tables & Forms Multiple Enact
Repeal & Transfer Definitions End Report

Site changes Pictures Contact

Other Links
Legislative Research Oversight MOLIS
Library MO WebMasters
Missouri Senate
State of Missouri
Missouri House

@04:54:37.4 41 :(