Outpatient treatment; community services board et al., to report any material noncompliance. (HB816)

Introduced By

Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Outpatient treatment; compliance; medication. Provides that the community services board, behavioral health authority, or designated provider charged with monitoring a person's compliance with an involuntary outpatient treatment order shall report any material noncompliance, including a failure to take medication, with that order to the judge or special justice. Upon receipt of a report of material noncompliance, the judge or special justice shall issue a temporary detention order and then proceed to hold an involuntary commitment hearing, as a result of which the court may revoke outpatient treatment and order the person's involuntary commitment. Read the Bill »


01/25/2008: Merged into HB499


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 081428432
01/08/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2008Assigned Courts sub: Mental Health
01/24/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB816)
01/25/2008Incorporated by Courts of Justice (HB499-Hamilton)