908 KAR 3:160. Policies and procedures of Kentucky Correctional Psychiatric Center.

 

      RELATES TO: KRS Chapters 202A, 202B, 210

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 194A.030, 194.050, 202A.196, 202B.060, 210.010, 210.040 210.055, 210.285, 42 C.F.R. 440-489, EO 2004-726

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: EO 2004-726, effective July 9, 2004, created the Cabinet for Health and Family Services and placed the Department for Mental Health and Mental Retardation within the cabinet. KRS 210.010, relating to the hospitalization of mentally ill and mentally retarded persons, requires that the Secretary for the Cabinet for Health and Family Services shall adopt rules and regulations which insure proper administration and enforcement of this chapter. KRS 194A.030 places the Department for Mental Health and Mental Retardation Services within the Cabinet for Health Services. KRS 194A.050 empowers the Secretary of the Cabinet for Health Services to promulgate administrative regulations to carry out cabinet programs.

 

      Section 1. The policies and procedures of the Kentucky Correctional Psychiatric Center are established in the Kentucky Correctional Psychiatric Center policy manual consisting of four (4) volumes relating to the operation of Kentucky Correctional Psychiatric Center.

 

      Section 2. Incorporation by Reference. (1) Kentucky Correctional Psychiatric Center Policy Manual, June 15,1999 edition, Department for Mental Health and Mental Retardation Services is incorporated by reference.

      (2) This material may be inspected, copied, or obtained at the Department for Mental Health and Mental Retardation Services, 100 Fair Oaks, Leestown Square, Frankfort, Kentucky 40621, and in the office of the Director at the Kentucky Correctional Psychiatric Center, 1512 Dawkins Road, LaGrange, Kentucky 40034 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. (15 Ky.R. 2363; eff. 6-21-89; Am. 18 Ky.R. 553; eff. 10-6-91; 26 Ky.R. 238; eff. 9-15-99.)