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Mental Health Services Act

California State Assembly Department of Mental Health, California Country Resources Mental Health Legislation, Regulations and Implementation Guides California 31 December 2005 Legislation/regulation mental health service, prevention, service user participation

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The MHSA represents the latest in a Californian legislative movement, starting in the 1990s, to provide better coordinated and more comprehensive health care to those with severe mental illness, particularly in underserved populations.

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