Inmates; inpatient psychiatric hospital admission. (HB2184)

Introduced By

Del. Joseph Yost (R-Blacksburg) with support from co-patron Rocky Holcomb (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Evaluation of inmate; inpatient psychiatric hospital admission. Requires that the person having custody of an inmate ensure that such inmate receives any evaluation or assessment required to be considered in a hearing related to inpatient psychiatric hospital admission. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102034D
01/11/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2017Assigned Courts sub: Mental Health
01/27/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (7-Y 0-N)
02/03/2017Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2017Read first time
02/06/2017Read second time
02/06/2017Committee amendment agreed to
02/06/2017Engrossed by House as amended HB2184E
02/06/2017Printed as engrossed 17102034D-E
02/07/2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/07/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/10/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2184E)
02/13/2017Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2017Read third time
02/15/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2184ER)
02/20/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2184ER)
02/20/2017Signed by Speaker
02/21/2017Signed by President
02/21/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 463 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0463)