The department of rehabilitation and correction shall provide for the needs of mentally ill persons and persons with intellectual disabilities who are incarcerated in state correctional institutions. The department may designate an institution or a unit within an institution for the custody, care, special training, treatment, and rehabilitation of mentally ill persons or persons with intellectual disabilities.
Amended by 131st General Assembly File No. TBD, HB 158, §1, eff. 10/12/2016.
Effective Date: 06-20-1996 .