SB 1419 Temporary detention order; minimum time period for person to be held.
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Summary as introduced:
Temporary detention; minimum time period. Provides that a person held pursuant to a temporary detention order shall be held for up to 24 hours once admitted to the facility, as determined by the treating physician at such facility, to be reasonably necessary. Currently, a person may be held pursuant to a temporary detention order for up to 72 hours, but there is no requirement that a person subject to such order be held for any minimum time period.

Full text:
01/11/17  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 17103272D  pdf | impact statement

Status:
01/11/17  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 17103272D
01/11/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/02/17  Senate: Stricken at request of patron in Education and Health (14-Y 0-N)