SB 1221 Emergency custody or involuntary admission process; alternative transportation model.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)

Emergency custody or involuntary admission process; alternative transportation model. Directs the Commissioner of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services and the Director of Criminal Justice Services, in conjunction with the relevant stakeholders, to develop a comprehensive model for the use of alternative transportation providers to provide safe and efficient transportation of individuals involved in the emergency custody or involuntary admission process as an alternative to transportation by law enforcement. The bill requires that the model be completed by October 1, 2017, and reported to the Joint Subcommittee to Study Mental Health Services in the Commonwealth in the 21st Century, the House Committee for Courts of Justice, and the Senate Committee for Courts of Justice. This bill is identical to HB 1426.

Full text:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101684D  pdf | impact statement
01/23/17  Senate: Printed as engrossed 17101684D-E  pdf | impact statement
02/14/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1221ER)  pdf | impact statement
02/20/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0097)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments

Status:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101684D
01/10/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/19/17  Senate: Reported from Education and Health with amendments (15-Y 0-N)
01/20/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/23/17  Senate: Read second time
01/23/17  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
01/23/17  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
01/23/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1221E
01/23/17  Senate: Printed as engrossed 17101684D-E
01/24/17  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/31/17  House: Placed on Calendar
01/31/17  House: Read first time
01/31/17  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/09/17  House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N)
02/10/17  House: Read second time
02/13/17  House: Read third time
02/13/17  House: Passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/13/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
02/14/17  Senate: Enrolled
02/14/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1221ER)
02/14/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/15/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/15/17  Senate: Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/15/17
02/15/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 22, 2017
02/20/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 97 (effective 7/1/17)
02/20/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0097)