NV SB70 | 2021 | 81st Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Committee Bill
Status: Passed on June 4 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-04 - Approved by the Governor. Chapter 481.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


AN ACT relating to mental health; revising provisions governing the use of chemical restraints on persons with disabilities; establishing procedures for placing a person on and releasing a person from a mental health crisis hold; revising provisions governing the emergency admission of a person to a mental health facility or hospital; revising provisions governing involuntary court-ordered admission to a mental health facility and assisted outpatient treatment; and providing other matters properly relating thereto.

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Revises provisions governing mental health. (BDR 39-418)


Roll Calls

2021-05-31 - Assembly - Assembly Final Passage (Y: 42 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-05-19 - Senate - Senate Final Passage (Y: 20 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-06-04SenateApproved by the Governor. Chapter 481.
2021-06-02SenateEnrolled and delivered to Governor.
2021-05-31SenateIn Senate. To enrollment.
2021-05-31AssemblyRead third time. Passed. Title approved. (Yeas: 42, Nays: None.) To Senate.
2021-05-30AssemblyTaken from General File. Placed on General File for next legislative day.
2021-05-29AssemblyTaken from General File. Placed on General File for next legislative day.
2021-05-28AssemblyTaken from General File. Placed on General File for next legislative day.
2021-05-28AssemblyDeclared an emergency measure under the Constitution.
2021-05-28AssemblyFrom committee: Do pass.
2021-05-20AssemblyRead first time. Referred to Committee on Health and Human Services. To committee.
2021-05-20AssemblyIn Assembly.
2021-05-20SenateFrom printer. To re-engrossment. Re-engrossed. Second reprint. To Assembly.
2021-05-19SenateTo printer.
2021-05-19SenateRead third time. Passed, as amended. Title approved, as amended. (Yeas: 20, Nays: 1.)
2021-05-19SenateReprinting dispensed with.
2021-05-19SenateRead third time. Amended. (Amend. No. 490.)
2021-05-19SenateTaken from Secretary's desk. Placed on General File.
2021-05-17SenateTaken from General File. Placed on Secretary's desk.
2021-05-14SenateFrom committee: Do pass, as amended.
2021-04-19SenateExemption effective.
2021-04-19SenateFrom printer. To engrossment. Engrossed. First reprint. To committee.
2021-04-16SenateRe-referred to Committee on Finance. To printer.
2021-04-16SenateTaken from General File.
2021-04-16SenateRead second time. Amended. (Amend. No. 51.)
2021-04-16SenatePlaced on Second Reading File.
2021-04-16SenateFrom committee: Amend, and do pass as amended.
2021-04-08SenateNotice of eligibility for exemption.
2021-02-01SenateRead first time. To committee.
2020-12-15SenateFrom printer.
2020-11-18SenatePrefiled. Referred to Committee on Health and Human Services. To printer.

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