Comments: TN HB1498 | 2019-2020 | 111th General Assembly

Bill Title: As introduced, permits a court to commit a person scheduled to be released from a correctional facility to the custody of the commissioner of mental health and substance abuse services for inpatient treatment based on clear and convincing evidence that the person poses a substantial likelihood of serious harm if released from custody. - Amends TCA Title 33; Title 40 and Title 41.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 10-3)

Status: (Engrossed) 2019-04-18 - Received from House, Passed on First Consideration [HB1498 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [PDF]

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