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DIVISION 10.5. ALCOHOL AND DRUG PROGRAMS [11750 - 11975]

  ( Heading of Division 10.5 amended by Stats. 2013, Ch. 22, Sec. 18. )

PART 1. CREATION OF DUTIES [11750 - 11759.5]

  ( Heading of Part 1 amended by Stats. 1984, Ch. 1328, Sec. 1. )

CHAPTER 2.5. Fatal Drug Overdose Information [11758 - 11758.06]
  ( Chapter 2.5 added by Stats. 2002, Ch. 678, Sec. 3. )

11758.
  

The definitions contained in this chapter shall govern the construction of this chapter, unless the context requires otherwise.

(Amended by Stats. 2004, Ch. 183, Sec. 194. Effective January 1, 2005.)

11758.03.
  

“Department” means the State Department of Health Care Services.

(Amended by Stats. 2013, Ch. 22, Sec. 33. (AB 75) Effective June 27, 2013. Operative July 1, 2013, by Sec. 110 of Ch. 22.)

11758.06.
  

(a) On or before July 1, 2004, and on or before January 1, 2009, as specified in subdivision (c), the department shall place on its Internet Web site information on drug overdose trends in California, including county and state death rates, from existing data, in order to ascertain changes in the causes or rates of fatal and nonfatal drug overdoses for the preceding five years.

(b) The information required by subdivision (a) shall include, to the extent available, data on all of the following:

(1) Trends in drug overdose death rates by county or city, or both.

(2) Suggested improvements in data collection.

(3) A description of interventions that may be effective in reducing the rate of fatal or nonfatal drug overdoses.

(c) The information required by subdivision (a) to be placed on the department’s Internet Web site shall remain on the Internet Web site for a period of not less than six months. The department shall update the information required pursuant to subdivision (a) and shall place the updated information on the Internet Web site on or before January 1, 2009, for a period of not less than six months.

(d) This section shall become inoperative on July 1, 2013.

(Amended by Stats. 2013, Ch. 22, Sec. 34. (AB 75) Effective June 27, 2013. Amending action operative July 1, 2013, by Sec. 110 of Ch. 22. Section inoperative July 1, 2013, by its own provisions from this amendment.)

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