Outpatient treatment order; community services board to monitor person's compliance with order. (SB220)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Monitoring of compliance with outpatient treatment order. Provides that the community services board or behavioral health authority that serves the city or county in which a person subject to an outpatient treatment order resides shall develop an outpatient treatment plan, which shall identify the community services board, behavioral health authority, or other provider designated to monitor the person's compliance with the order. This bill also provides that upon receiving notification of noncompliance with the order, the court shall issue a show cause order regarding the person's noncompliance with the order and may amend the involuntary outpatient treatment order or revoke the outpatient treatment order. Read the Bill »


01/28/2008: Merged into SB246


01/07/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 088527228
01/07/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/21/2008Assigned Courts sub: Special on Proposed Mental Health Legislation
01/22/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB220)
01/24/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB220)
01/28/2008Incorporated by Courts of Justice (SB246-Howell) (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)