NV AB85 | 2019 | 80th Legislature


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (? 1-0)
Status: N/A - 0% progression
Action: 2018-11-27 - From printer.
Pending: Assembly Health and Human Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


AN ACT relating to mental health; requiring the adoption of regulations governing the involuntary administration of medication to persons with mental illness and the medical examination of a person alleged to be a person in a mental health crisis; authorizing the adoption of regulations concerning the plan for the discharge of a person admitted to a mental health facility or hospital; revising certain terminology and standardizing certain time periods relating to admission to mental health facilities; revising the authority of certain accredited agents to make certain certifications and transport persons with mental illness; revising the procedure for proceedings for the involuntary court-ordered admission of a person to a mental health facility or a program of community-based or outpatient services; authorizing the disclosure to a provider of health care of certain information related to a person who seeks mental health services; and providing other matters properly relating thereto.

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Revises provisions governing mental health. (BDR 39-443)



2018-11-27AssemblyFrom printer.
2018-11-21AssemblyPrefiled. Referred to Committee on Health and Human Services. To printer.

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