Mental Health Changes in New York's Gun Laws
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
New York has passed sweeping gun control legislation that also includes significant changes to mental health policy. Sarah Steverman, director of state policy at Mental Health America, discusses the implications for the treatment of mental health and the doctor-patient relationship.
→ Below: Full Text of the bill. Key mental health provisions annotated on page 2, 10, and 11. (Cuomo statement here)