Emergency custody orders; duration, extension. (SB455)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Emergency custody orders; duration; extension. Provides for a second two-hour extension of the time during which a person may be held pursuant to an emergency custody order upon a finding by the magistrate that the person continues to meet the criteria for emergency custody and the second two-hour extension is necessary to identify a suitable facility for temporary detention. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102979D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/14/2014Assigned Education sub: Mental Health
01/22/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB455)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB455)
01/30/2014Continued to 2015 in Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB583.