Maine Revised Statutes

§4063-A. Medical and psychological examination

1. Physical examination required.  The department shall ensure that a child ordered into its custody receives an appointment for a medical examination by a licensed physician or nurse practitioner within 10 working days after the department's custody of the child commences.
[ 1991, c. 194, (NEW) .]
2. Psychological assessment.  If the physician or nurse practitioner who performs a physical examination pursuant to subsection 1 determines that a psychological assessment of the child is appropriate, the department shall ensure that an appointment is obtained for such an assessment within 30 days of the physical examination.
[ 1991, c. 194, (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1991, c. 194, (NEW).