Insanity; conditional release shall not be revoked because of voluntary hospital admission. (SB289)

Introduced By

Sen. Harry Blevins (R-Chesapeake)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Not guilty by reason of insanity; conditional release. Provides that when a person who has been found not guilty by reason of insanity is on conditional release, the fact that he voluntarily admits himself to a hospital does not automatically revoke his conditional release. Read the Bill »

Status

03/30/2006: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063468136
01/10/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/23/2006Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
01/24/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/24/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
01/25/2006Read second time and engrossed
01/26/2006Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/26/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
01/26/2006Communicated to House
02/13/2006Placed on Calendar
02/13/2006Read first time
02/13/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2006Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
02/27/2006Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)
03/01/2006Read second time
03/02/2006Read third time
03/02/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB289ER)
03/09/2006Enrolled
03/09/2006Signed by President
03/10/2006Signed by Speaker
03/30/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 370 (effective 7/1/06)
04/05/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0370)