Involuntary admission order; transportation, transfer to local law enforcement. (HB1118)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Involuntary admission; transportation; transfer to local law enforcement. Establishes procedures for changing the transportation provider designated to provide transportation to a minor or a person who is the subject of a temporary detention order and provides that in cases in which an alternative transportation provider providing transportation of a minor or a person who is subject to an involuntary admission order becomes unable to continue providing transportation, local law enforcement shall take custody of the minor or person and provide transportation to the proper facility. This bill incorporates HB 1117 and is identical to SB 603. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103417D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/22/2020Referred from Courts of Justice
01/22/2020Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/23/2020Assigned HWI sub: Behavioral Health
02/03/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/03/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 1-N)
02/04/2020Committee substitute printed 20107531D-H1
02/04/2020Incorporates HB1117 (Bell)
02/04/2020Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2020Read first time
02/06/2020Read second time
02/06/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20107531D-H1
02/06/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1118H1
02/07/2020Read third time and passed House (97-Y 0-N)
02/07/2020VOTE: Passage (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
02/12/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1118H1)
02/19/2020Reported from Judiciary (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (32-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2020Read third time
02/24/2020Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1118ER)
02/28/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1118ER)
02/28/2020Signed by Speaker
03/02/2020Signed by President
03/11/2020Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2020
03/11/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
04/08/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 879 (effective 7/1/20)
04/08/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0879)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 20 seconds.