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MENTAL HEALTH, MENTAL RETARDATION AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over to 2007 Session


Autism spectrum disorders; Board and Department of Education, et al., to take certain actions to improve education and treatment of individuals. (Patron-Hamilton, HJR 96 (P))
Autism spectrum disorders; Board of Education, et al., to take certain actions to improve education and treatment of individuals. (Patron-Martin, SJR 125 (P))
Community services boards and behavioral health authorities; joint agreements. Amending  2.2-4343; adding  37.2-512 and 37.2-615. (Patron-Nixon, HB 774 (Chapter 656))
Conservators, guardians, and administrators; nonprofit organization can be named that of an estate and other individuals. Amending  37.2-1000 and 64.1-118. (Patron-Quayle, SB 217 (Chapter 724))
Criminal history background checks; required for employees of providers licensed by Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services. Amending  37.2-416. (Patron-Reynolds, SB 602 (F))
Crisis intervention team pilot program; established to assist law-enforcement officers to respond to crisis situations involving persons with mental illness, etc., report. Amending 9.1-102; adding  9.1-187 through 9.1-187.3. (Patron-Edwards, SB 211 (F))
Detention orders; extends maximum emergency custody period. Amending  37.2-808 and 37.2-809. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 352 (F))
Detention process, temporary; transportation by sheriffs. Amending  37.2-810. (Patron-Gear, HB 899 (F))
Emergency response; notification of location of certain facilities. Amending  32.1-126, 32.1-162.3, 37.2-404, and 63.2-1800. (Patron-Ingram, HB 465 (F))
Geriatric mental health services, specialized; Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services to develop two-year pilot program for provision thereof. (Patron-Watts, HB 1062 (F))
Group homes and residential facilities; suspension of license under certain circumstances. Amending  22.1-329, 37.2-418, 63.2-1737, and 66-24; adding  37.2-419.1. (Patron-Martin, SB 190 (Chapter 168))
Guardianship; petition by parent of incapacitated person. Amending  37.2-1001. (Patron-Ebbin, HB 855 (Chapter 552))
Identity theft; protection of incapacitated people from requiring sealed filing of social security number in any petition thereof. Amending  37.2-1002. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 1583 (Chapter 471))
Inpatient psychiatric facilities, licensed; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study use and financing thereof. (Patron-Norment, SJR 185 (P))
Insanity; conditional release shall not be revoked because of voluntary hospital admission. Amending  19.2-182.8 and 19.2-182.9. (Patron-Brink, HB 791 (Chapter 343); Blevins, SB 289 (Chapter 370))
Insanity; hearing on revocation of conditional release to be expedited. Amending  19.2-182.8. (Patron-Blevins, SB 288 (Chapter 369))
Insanity, not guilty by reason of; petition for temporary visit. Amending  19.2-182.4. (Patron-Reynolds, SB 35 (C))
Insanity or Incompetent to Stand Trial, Needs of Individuals Found Not Guilty by Reason of; Report of Joint Commission on Health Care (SJR 324, 2005). (SD 5)
Involuntary admission or certification order; appeal. Amending 37.2-821. (Patron-Howell, SB 353 (Chapter 486))
Juveniles; mental health facility recommendations are admissible during an involuntary commitment hearing therefor. Amending 16.1-340 and 16.1-341. (Patron-Carrico, HB 368 (Chapter 401))
Medical assistance services; Director of Department of Medical Assistance Services to develop mental health services for at-risk youth. (Patron-Fralin, HB 123 (F))
Mental health; change in criteria for assisted outpatient treatment program. Amending  37.2-817. (Patron-Albo, HB 43 (F))
Mental health; mandatory outpatient treatment program in certain jurisdictions. Amending  37.2-505, 37.2-802, 37.2-817, 37.2-820, and 37.2-821; adding  37.2-828.10 through 37.2-828.17. (Patron-Marsh, SB 18 (C))
Mental health courts; Office of Executive Secretary of Supreme Court to establish. (Patron-Edwards, SB 210 (F))
Mental health facility; transportation by sheriff’s office of individuals to be admitted. Amending  37.2-808, 37.2-810, and 37.2-829; repealing  37.2-830. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 353 (F))
Mental illness; notice of release of acquittee. Amending 19.2-182.4. (Patron-Morgan, HB 1322 (Chapter 358))
Mentally ill defendant; may be hospitalized if unable to care for himself. Amending  19.2-169.6, 19.2-176, and 19.2-177.1. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 310 (C); Edwards, SB 360 (I) See SB310)
Minority Adults, Mental Health Needs and Treatment of Young; Report of Joint Commission on Health Care (SJR 25, 2004). (SD 4)
Outpatient treatment orders; changes criteria for ordering. Amending  37.2-817. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 309 (C))
Psychiatric Inpatient Commitment of Minors Act; retired judges, substitute judges, and special justices are authorized to perform hearings under Act. Amending  16.1-336, 16.1-339, 16.1-341, 16.1-345.1, 16.1-348, 37.2-803, and 37.2-804. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 290 (F); Howell, SB 352 (I) See SB290)
Public Building Authority; issuance of bonds to finance capital projects for Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 76 (F); Norment, SB 159 (F))
Sexually violent predators; adds to list of offenses that qualify as sexual offenses. Amending  19.2-169.3, 19.2-299, 37.2-900, 37.2-901, 37.2-903 through 37.2-908, 37.2-910, 37.2-912, 37.2-913, 37.2-919, 53.1-145, and 63.2-105; adding  37.2-920. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 694 (I) See SB559)
Sexually violent predators; adds to list of offenses that qualify as sexual offenses. Amending  19.2-169.3, 19.2-299, 37.2-900, 37.2-903 through 37.2-906, 37.2-908, 37.2-910, and 37.2-912. (Patron-Howell, SB 317 (I) See SB559)
Sexually violent predators; adds to list of offenses that qualify as sexual offenses. Amending  19.2-169.3, 19.2-299, 37.2-900, 37.2-903 through 37.2-908, 37.2-910, 37.2-912, 37.2-919, 53.1-136, 53.1-145, and 63.2-105; adding  37.2-920. (Patron-Griffith, HB 1038 (Chapter 863))
Sexually violent predators; adds to list of offenses that qualify as sexual offenses. Amending  19.2-169.3, 19.2-299, 37.2-900, 37.2-903 through 37.2-908, 37.2-910, 37.2-912, 37.2-919, and 63.2-105; adding  37.2-920. (Patron-Griffith, HB 1101 (I) See HB1038)
Sexually violent predators; alternative to indeterminate civil commitment. Amending  37.2-908. (Patron-Hanger, SB 679 (C))
Sexually violent predators; services for electronic monitoring and supervision of those on conditional release. Amending 37.2-910, 37.2-912, and 53.1-145. (Patron-Bell, HB 1359 (Chapter 698))
Sexually violent predators; services for monitoring and supervision of those on conditional release. Amending  37.2-910, 37.2-912, and 53.1-145. (Patron-Howell, SB 318 (Chapter 730))
Sexually Violent Predators Services, Office of; established. Adding  37.2-900.1. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 1037 (Chapter 681); Howell, SB 319 (I) See SB559)
Zoning ordinances; authorizes local governments to adopt thereto certain residential facilities with incapacitated persons as single family dwellings. Amending  15.2-2291. (Patron-Cole, HB 142 (F))
2006 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact the House of Delegates Information and Public Relations Office, P. O. Box 406, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23218, telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 11/07/06