Acute psychiatric bed registry; DBHDS to establish. (SB263)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Charlottesville) with support from co-patron Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Acute psychiatric bed registry. Directs the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to establish an acute psychiatric bed registry that will provide real-time information on the availability of beds in public and private psychiatric facilities and residential crisis stabilization units for individuals who meet the criteria for temporary detention. Read the Bill »


01/30/2014: Merged into SB260


01/03/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101824D
01/03/2014Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/14/2014Assigned Education sub: Mental Health
01/17/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB263)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB263)
01/30/2014Incorporated by Education and Health (SB260-Deeds) (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB126.