HB 1426 Emergency custody or involuntary admission process; alternative transportation model.
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Summary as passed House: (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 SB 1221.

Full text:
11/03/16  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100871D  pdf | impact statement
01/26/17  House: Printed as engrossed 17100871D-E  pdf | impact statement
02/15/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1426ER)  pdf | impact statement
02/20/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0094)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
11/03/16  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100871D
11/03/16  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/17  House: Referred from Courts of Justice by voice vote
01/13/17  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/17/17  House: Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
01/19/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (7-Y 0-N)
01/24/17  House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (22-Y 0-N)
01/25/17  House: Read first time
01/26/17  House: Read second time
01/26/17  House: Committee amendments agreed to
01/26/17  House: Engrossed by House as amended HB1426E
01/26/17  House: Printed as engrossed 17100871D-E
01/27/17  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/27/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
01/30/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/17  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/06/17  Senate: Rereferred from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
02/06/17  Senate: Rereferred to Education and Health
02/09/17  Senate: Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
02/10/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/13/17  Senate: Read third time
02/13/17  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0--N)
02/15/17  House: Enrolled
02/15/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1426ER)
02/15/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/17/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/17/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/17/17
02/17/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 24, 2017
02/20/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 94 (effective 7/1/17)
02/20/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0094)