Jails, local and regional; joint subcommittee to study mental health services. (HJ215)

Introduced By

Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt) with support from co-patrons Del. William Barlow (D-Smithfield), Del. Chuck Caputo (D-Oak Hill), Del. Onzlee Ware (D-Roanoke), and Sen. Roz Dance (D-Petersburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Study; mental health services in local and regional jails; report. Creates a joint subcommittee to study mental health services in local and regional jails, including determining the need for mental health services in the Commonwealth's local and regional jails, identifying barriers to the provision of necessary services, and developing recommendations for actions to initiate or improve services to persons with mental illness incarcerated in the Commonwealth's local and regional jails. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/14/2008Committee
01/14/2008Unanimous consent to introduce
01/14/2008Presented and ordered printed 088807756
01/14/2008Referred to Committee on Rules
02/12/2008Left in Rules