S. 110 (110th): Psychiatric and Psychological Examinations Act of 2007

110th Congress, 2007–2009. Text as of Jan 04, 2007 (Introduced).

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110th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 110

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

January 4, 2007

(for Mr. Inouye) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To allow the psychiatric or psychological examinations required under chapter 313 of title 18, United States Code, relating to offenders with mental disease or defect, to be conducted by a clinical social worker.

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Short title

This Act may be cited as the Psychiatric and Psychological Examinations Act of 2007.

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Examinations by clinical social workers

Section 4247(b) of title 18, United States Code, is amended, in the first sentence, by striking psychiatrist or psychologist and inserting psychiatrist, psychologist, or clinical social worker.