Terms Used In Missouri Laws 631.100

  • State: when applied to any of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020

The department shall designate mental health facilities or community-based facilities to serve as alcohol or drug abuse facilities certified by the department to serve various service areas in the state.  The department shall divide the state into service areas to be served by facilities operated or funded by the department to accept voluntary or involuntary clients, or both, under this chapter.