Training center; a consumer shall only be discharged upon consent of consumer or representative. (HB1221)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Tata (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Discharge from a training center; consent of parent, guardian, or responsible person required.  Provides that a consumer in a training center shall only be discharged upon consent of the consumer or, if the consumer lacks capacity to consent, upon the consent of his legally authorized representative and following disclosure of information regarding the actual availability and accessibility of services sufficient to meet the needs of the consumer in the community. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/19/2012Presented and ordered printed 12104015D
01/19/2012Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/24/2012Assigned HWI sub: #4
01/26/2012Subcommittee recommends striking from docket
01/31/2012Stricken from docket by Health, Welfare and Institutions