This chapter, referred to in text, was in the original “this Act”, meaning Pub. L. 96–398
, Oct. 7, 1980, 94 Stat. 1564
, as amended, known as the Mental Health Systems Act, which enacted this chapter, amended sections
of this title, repealed section
of this title, and enacted provisions set out as notes under sections
of this title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section
of this title and Tables.
1981—Pub. L. 97–35
redesignated former par. (5) as (3). Former pars. (3), (4), (6), and (7), which defined “State mental health authority”, “mental health service area”, “priority population group”, and “Governor”, respectively, were struck out.
Amendment by Pub. L. 97–35
effective Oct. 1, 1981, see section 902(h) ofPub. L. 97–35
, set out as a note under section
of this title.
For termination of Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, see note set out preceding section
, Territories and Insular Possessions.