254A.18 STATE CHEMICAL HEALTH INDEX MODEL.
The commissioner of human services, in consultation with the Chemical Abuse Prevention
Resource Council, shall develop and test a chemical health index model to help assess the state's
chemical health and coordinate state policy and programs relating to chemical abuse prevention
and treatment. The chemical health index model shall assess a variety of factors known to
affect the use and abuse of chemicals in different parts of the state including, but not limited
to, demographic factors, risk factors, health care utilization, drug-related crime, productivity,
resource availability, and overall health.
History: 1993 c 326 art 12 s 2