VA HB1321 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 8 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-17 - Assigned HWI sub: Behavioral Health
Pending: House Health, Welfare and Institutions: Behavioral Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Guardianship; supported decision Guardianship; supported decision making. Creates the Supported Decision-Making Act, which allows an adult with an intellectual or developmental disability to enter into an agreement with another person, called a "supporter," for the purposes of having the supporter assist the adult in making decisions to manage his affairs, giving adults who need assistance a less restrictive means of receiving such

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Guardianship; supported decision making.



2020-01-17HouseAssigned HWI sub: Behavioral Health
2020-01-15HouseReferred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
2020-01-15HouseReferred from Education by voice vote
2020-01-08HouseReferred to Committee on Education
2020-01-08HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103127D

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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
22123(n/a)See Bill Text
3721200(n/a)See Bill Text
3721207(n/a)See Bill Text
6422000(n/a)See Bill Text
6422003(n/a)See Bill Text
6422007(n/a)See Bill Text

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