OR HB2201 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 11 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-09 - Public Hearing held.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Requires local correctional facility to provide to veteran who is in pretrial detention health care recommended by United States Department of Veterans Affairs Veterans Health Administration. Requires local correctional facility to provide to veteran who is in pretrial detention health care recommended by United States Department of Veterans Affairs Veterans Health Administration. Requires Oregon Health Authority to enroll in medical assistance veteran who is in pretrial detention after 60 days in detention. Veteran's eligibility for medical assistance ceases when veteran is released or transferred to Department of Corrections facility. Upon veteran's release or transfer, at veteran's request, requires facility to transfer records of health care received at facility to administration or department.

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Title

Relating to incarcerated veterans.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-02-09HousePublic Hearing held.
2021-01-19HouseReferred to Judiciary.
2021-01-11HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

Oregon State Sources


Bill Comments 750

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