FL S0870 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on November 12 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-11-21 - Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Judiciary; Appropriations
Pending: Senate Children, Families, and Elder Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Requiring that respondents with a serious mental illness be afforded essential elements of recovery and be placed in a continuum of care regimen; requiring a receiving facility to refer certain cases involving a minor to the clerk of the court within a certain timeframe for the appointment of a public defender; revising the requirements for when a person may be ordered for involuntary inpatient placement; authorizing the court or clerk of the court to waive or prohibit any service of process fees for an indigent petitioner; expanding the exemption from the requirement that a respondent be present at a hearing on a petition for involuntary treatment, etc.

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Title

Mental Health

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2019-11-21SenateReferred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Judiciary; Appropriations
2019-11-12SenateFiled

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