SECTION 1. This act may be cited as "Stephanie's Law".
SECTION 2. Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, a residential facility licensed by the department of mental health shall, as a condition of licensure, provide to the commissioner, upon application for initial license and upon any renewal thereof, evidence that the facility has supplied each employee with a panic button or similar security alert system that allows the employee to call for help in the event of an emergency.
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