Temporary detention orders; increases maximum duration person may be detained from 48 to 72 hours. (SB996)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Temporary detention orders; duration. Increases the maximum duration that a person may be detained pursuant to a temporary detention order from 48 to 72 hours.  Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101573D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2013Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2013Rereferred to Finance
01/21/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB996)
01/29/2013Reported from Finance with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2013Read second time
01/31/2013Reading of amendment waived
01/31/2013Committee amendment agreed to
01/31/2013Engrossed by Senate as amended SB996E
01/31/2013Printed as engrossed 13101573D-E
02/01/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB996E)
02/01/2013Bills placed in block (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2013Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Placed on Calendar
02/06/2013Read first time
02/06/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/06/2013Assigned Courts sub: #2 Civil
02/11/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/11/2013Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/12/2013Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (13-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2013Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/12/2013Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
02/18/2013Left in Appropriations