IN HB1440 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 3-1)
Status: Introduced on January 17 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-01-17 - Representatives Bartels and Pack R added as coauthors
Pending: House Public Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Involuntary commitment for addiction treatment. Establishes a proceeding for the commitment of an individual who suffers from substance abuse. Provides that the petitioner must agree to pay the cost of the respondent's commitment. Establishes requirements before the court may issue an order for commitment. Allows the court to order the respondent to receive treatment and to appear at an evaluation.

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Involuntary commitment for addiction treatment.



2023-01-17HouseRepresentatives Bartels and Pack R added as coauthors
2023-01-17HouseFirst reading: referred to Committee on Public Health
2023-01-17HouseAuthored by Representative Ledbetter
2023-01-17HouseCoauthored by Representative Steuerwald


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