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SB17-246

Legislative Committee Person With Mental Health Disorder Justice System

concerning the treatment of persons with mental health disorders in the criminal and juvenile justice systems" and making a corresponding change to the name of the associated task force.
Session:
2017 Regular Session
Subjects:
Courts & Judicial
Crimes, Corrections, & Enforcement
Health Care & Health Insurance
Human Services
Bill Summary

The bill changes the name of the 'legislative oversight committee concerning the treatment of persons with mental illness in the criminal and juvenile justice systems' to the 'legislative oversight committee concerning the treatment of persons with mental health disorders in the criminal and juvenile justice systems'. The bill makes a corresponding change to the associated task force and cash fund. The bill also modernizes terminology related to mental health disorders.


(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

Status

Introduced
Passed
Became Law

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Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    04/28/2017 Signed Act PDF
    04/24/2017 Final Act PDF
    04/10/2017 Rerevised PDF
    04/07/2017 Revised PDF
    03/29/2017 Reengrossed PDF
    03/28/2017 Engrossed PDF
    03/16/2017 Introduced PDF

Pursuant to HJR20-1007, the Second Regular Session of the 72nd General Assembly is Temporarily Adjourned until 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2020. 

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