FL S0202 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on March 10 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-10 - Died in Health Policy
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Revising the criteria for involuntary admission for behavioral health services due to substance abuse; revising duties of a law enforcement officer with respect to transporting a person for involuntary admission to a hospital or licensed detoxification or addictions receiving facility or detaining such person in a detention facility for a specified time under certain conditions; requiring a respondent to be released from involuntary substance abuse treatment if the court makes certain determinations regarding the respondent, etc.

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Mental Health and Substance Abuse



2018-03-10SenateDied in Health Policy
2018-03-10SenateIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2017-08-28SenateReferred to Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations; Rules

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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
397675Amended CodeSee Bill Text
3976772Amended CodeSee Bill Text
3976793Amended CodeSee Bill Text
3976798Amended CodeSee Bill Text
3976814Amended CodeSee Bill Text
3976951Amended CodeSee Bill Text
3976957Amended CodeSee Bill Text
397697Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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