Temporary detention orders; licensed physician to complete in-person evaluation. (HB2955)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville)

Progress

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

Description

Mental health; temporary detention orders. Allows any physician licensed in Virginia to complete the in-person evaluation necessary for a magistrate to issue a temporary detention order. Read the Bill »

Status

03/19/2007: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/10/2007Committee
01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 073260232
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/24/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2955)
01/30/2007Committee substitute printed 075402232-H1
01/30/2007Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2007Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/31/2007Assigned App. sub: Health and Human Resources (Hamilton)
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Committee substitute agreed to 075402232-H1
02/05/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2955H1
02/06/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007Communicated to Senate
02/07/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/12/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2955H1)
02/19/2007Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007Motion to reconsider Passed by for the day agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Passed by for the day
02/21/2007Read third time
02/21/2007Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2007Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Enrolled
03/07/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2955ER)
03/07/2007Signed by Speaker
03/08/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2955ER)
03/08/2007Signed by President
03/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 526 (effective 7/1/07)
03/27/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0526)