Temporary detention; time during which a person may be held, 48 hours notice to leave facility. (HB241)

Introduced By

Del. Joseph Yost (R-Blacksburg) with support from co-patrons Del. Rob Krupicka (D-Alexandria), and Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Temporary detention; time during which a person may be held. Provides that a person held pursuant to a temporary detention order shall be held for at least 24 hours but no more than 72 hours. Currently, a person may be held pursuant to a temporary detention order for up to 48 hours. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/29/2013Committee
12/29/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102374D
12/29/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/22/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB241)
01/23/2014Assigned Courts sub: Mental Health
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB241)
02/12/2014Left in Courts of Justice

Comments

robert legge writes:

Why the extra 24 hours? Isn't that time enough to have the IVC hearing?