HB1258

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Mental Hygiene - Reform of Laws and Delivery of Services

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hough

Status:

In the House - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Modifying specified standards for involuntary admissions of individuals with mental disorders to specified facilities or a Veterans' Administration hospital under specified circumstances; modifying specified standards for emergency evaluations of individuals with mental disorders under specified circumstances; modifying specified standards for clinical review panel approval; establishing the Task Force on the Delivery of Services to Individuals with Mental Illness; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Hough, Aumann, Bates, Boteler, Cluster, Frank, McDermott, McMillan, Murphy, B. Robinson, Schulz, Stocksdale, F. Turner, Waldstreicher, and Wood
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB1040
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Emergencies
Examinations
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Mental Health
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Patients
Reports
Review Boards
State Hospitals
Sunset
Veterans
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(10-613, 10-617, 10-620, 10-622, 10-623, 10-626, 10-631 through 10-633, 10-631, 10-633, 10-708)

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October 29, 2013 9:44 P.M.