Inpatient psychiatric hospital admission; defendant found incompetent. (HB2330)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Heretick (D-Portsmouth) with support from co-patrons Del. Joe Lindsey (D-Norfolk), and Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth)

Progress

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

Description

Inpatient psychiatric hospital admission; defendant found incompetent. Removes the prohibition on inpatient psychiatric hospital admission for defendants who have already been ordered to receive treatment to restore their competency to stand trial. Amends § 19.2-169.6, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2017Presented and ordered printed 17104041D
01/13/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2330)
01/13/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2017Assigned Courts sub: Mental Health
01/27/2017Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/07/2017Left in Courts of Justice

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB935.