§ 36-201 Definitions
§ 36-202 State hospital for the mentally disordered; official name; purpose; facilities and equipment
§ 36-202.01 Admission of juveniles to state hospital
§ 36-203 Persons with intellectual disabilities assigned to state hospital; department duties
§ 36-204 Duties of director
§ 36-205 Superintendent of state hospital; appointment; qualifications; compensation; chief medical officer
§ 36-206 Duties of superintendent; clinical assessment
§ 36-207 Fingerprinting requirements; definition
§ 36-208 Employees; compensation
§ 36-209 Reports by superintendent and director
§ 36-210
§ 36-211 Income from land rentals and permanent funds
§ 36-212 Maximum security area required
§ 36-213 Store and canteen; deposit
§ 36-214
§ 36-215 State hospital revolving fund; nonreversion
§ 36-216 Budget for state hospital
§ 36-217 State hospital annual report
§ 36-218 Arizona state hospital charitable trust fund
§ 36-219 Contracting requirements; art therapy services; definition

Terms Used In Arizona Laws > Title 36 > Chapter 2 > Article 1 - Arizona State Hospital

  • Adult: means a person who has attained eighteen years of age. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Chief medical officer: means the chief medical officer of the state hospital. See Arizona Laws 36-201
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Department: means the department of health services. See Arizona Laws 36-201
  • Director: means the director of the department of health services. See Arizona Laws 36-201
  • Employee: means an officer or employee of the state hospital. See Arizona Laws 36-201
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • including: means not limited to and is not a term of exclusion. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Minor: means a person under the age of eighteen years. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Month: means a calendar month unless otherwise expressed. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Outlays: Outlays are payments made (generally through the issuance of checks or disbursement of cash) to liquidate obligations. Outlays during a fiscal year may be for payment of obligations incurred in prior years or in the same year.
  • Person: includes a corporation, company, partnership, firm, association or society, as well as a natural person. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Plea agreement: An arrangement between the prosecutor, the defense attorney, and the defendant in which the defendant agrees to plead guilty in exchange for special considerations. Source:
  • State hospital: means Arizona state hospital. See Arizona Laws 36-201
  • Superintendent: means the superintendent of the state hospital. See Arizona Laws 36-201
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.