SB 345 Involuntary detention and commitment.
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Summary:
Involuntary detention and commitment. Permits the examiner of the person who is the subject of the hearing to be an employee of the admitting or detaining hospital if the examiner is an employee of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Current law prohibits employees of the admitting or detaining hospital, except for employees of state hospitals, from conducting the examination.

Full text:
01/22/96  Senate: Presented & ordered printed 962312747  pdf
03/01/96  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB345ER)  pdf
03/28/96  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0343)  pdf

Status:
01/22/96  Senate: Presented & ordered printed 962312747
01/22/96  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/23/96  Senate: Assigned to Ed. & Health sub-committee: Health Care
02/01/96  Senate: Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
02/02/96  Senate: Const. reading disp.(40-Y 0-N), passed by for the day
02/02/96  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
02/05/96  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
02/05/96  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/05/96  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
02/05/96  Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/05/96  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (39-Y 0-N)
02/05/96  Senate: Communicated to House
02/06/96  House: Placed on Calendar
02/07/96  House: Read first time
02/07/96  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/13/96  House: Assigned to H. W. I. sub-committee: 1
02/20/96  House: Reported from H. W. I. (22-Y 0-N)
02/21/96  House: Read second time
02/22/96  House: Read third time
02/22/96  House: Passed House (Block Vote) (100-Y 0-N)
02/22/96  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/01/96  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB345ER)
03/11/96  Senate: Enrolled
03/11/96  House: Signed by Speaker
03/11/96  Senate: Signed by President
03/22/96  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 343 (effective 7/1/96)
03/28/96  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0343)