The Department And The Commissioner

This is Article 1 of the Code of Virginia, titled “The Department And The Commissioner.” It is part of Title 37.2, titled “Behavioral Health And Developmental Services.” It is part of Subtitle 1, titled “General Provisions.” It is part of Chapter 3, titled “Department Of Behavioral Health And Developmental Services.” It’s comprised of the following 19 sections.

§ 37.2-300
Creation and supervision of Department
§ 37.2-301
Appointment of Commissioner
§ 37.2-302
Term of office and vacancy therein
§ 37.2-303
Qualifications of Commissioner
§ 37.2-304
Duties of Commissioner
§ 37.2-305
Receiving gifts and endowments
§ 37.2-306
Research into causes of mental illness, intellectual disability, substance abuse, and related subjects
§ 37.2-307
Employment of special counsel to defend Board member, officer, or employee of Department in criminal cases
§ 37.2-308
Data reporting on children and adolescents
§ 37.2-308.1
Acute psychiatric bed registry
§ 37.2-309
Department responsible for substance abuse services; office established; qualifications of staff
§ 37.2-310
Powers and duties of Department related to substance abuse
§ 37.2-311
Review of applications for state or federal funds or services used in substance abuse programs
§ 37.2-312
Department responsible for education and training programs
§ 37.2-312.1
Department to be lead agency for suicide prevention across the lifespan
§ 37.2-312.2
Commonwealth Mental Health First Aid Program
§ 37.2-313
Employment of unlicensed physician by Department
§ 37.2-313.1
Licensed physician required at certain training centers
§ 37.2-314
Background check required