MD SB635 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 4 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-11 - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Authorizing a certain facility or Veterans' Administration hospital to take an individual who is involuntarily admitted under certain circumstances into confinement on observation status; requiring an individual confined on observation status to be examined within 24 hours by a physician, psychologist, or psychiatric nurse practitioner; requiring that certain regulations require that a certain impartial hearing officer receive testimony from the physician, psychologist, or nurse practitioner; etc.

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Title

Mental Health - Involuntary Admissions - Procedures

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-02-11SenateHearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-04SenateFirst Reading Finance

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