Mandatory outpatient treatment hearing; determination of treatment prior to release from commitment. (HB476)

Introduced By

Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Mandatory outpatient treatment hearing prior to release from commitment.  Provides that prior to the release of a person who has been involuntarily admitted or who has voluntarily admitted himself, a hearing shall be held, upon the motion of the treating physician, a family member or personal representative of the person, or the community services board, to determine whether such person should be ordered to mandatory outpatient treatment upon release if he has been involuntarily admitted or has voluntarily admitted himself on at least two previous occasions. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103375D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2012Assigned Courts sub: #5 Mental Health
01/30/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB476)
02/06/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 0-N)
02/10/2012Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Committee substitute printed 12105345D-H1
02/12/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Read second time
02/13/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105345D-H1
02/13/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB476H1
02/14/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/22/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB476H1)
02/22/2012Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2012Read third time
02/27/2012Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB476ER)
03/02/2012Signed by Speaker
03/05/2012Signed by President
03/06/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB476ER)
03/21/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 300 (effective 7/1/12)
03/21/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0300)