HB1289

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Correctional Services - Arrested Persons - Mental Disorder Screenings

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lam

Status:

In the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Requiring the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services and the Maryland Department of Health jointly to establish a uniform mental disorder screening procedure for screening arrested persons; establishing certain requirements for a mental disorder screening test; requiring that each arrested person detained or confined in a correctional facility be screened for a mental disorder as soon as possible, except under certain circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Not available at this time
All Sponsors:Delegates Lam, Barkley, Gutierrez, McComas, Morhaim, and Turner
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Judiciary
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Arrests
Correctional Institutions -see also- Patuxent Institution
Examinations
Health, Department of
Mental and Behavioral Health
Nurses
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Psychiatrists
Psychologists
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
Reports
Social Workers
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Correctional Services
(3-610)

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February 10, 2018 11:38 A.M.