Bill Sponsors: TN HB0969 | 2019-2020 | 111th General Assembly

Bill Title: As introduced, allows courts to order a person into a program of assisted outpatient mental health treatment upon finding certain conditions are met; provides a process for certain persons to petition a court on behalf of a proposed patient; establishes criteria for the evaluation of proposed patients and reporting to the court by physicians and certain mental health professionals. - Amends TCA Title 33.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced - Dead) 2020-06-11 - Placed on s/c cal Finance, Ways, and Means Subcommittee for 6/15/2020 [HB0969 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]

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Representative Tim Rudd [R]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-034FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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