Alternative custody arrangements; options to increase use for certain individuals. (SB202)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Study; Secretary of Health and Human Resources and Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security; increase use of alternative custody arrangements for individuals subject to an emergency custody or temporary detention order; report. Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Resources, together with the Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security, to study options to increase the use of alternative custody arrangements for individuals who are subject to an emergency custody or temporary detention order and to report his findings and recommendations to the Governor and the Chairmen of the House Committees on Appropriations and Health, Welfare and Institutions and the Senate Committees on Education and Health and Finance and Appropriations by October 1, 2022. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22103680D
01/10/2022Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/18/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB202)
01/28/2022Assigned Education sub: Health
02/02/2022Senate subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/03/2022Reported from Education and Health with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2022Read second time
02/07/2022Reading of amendment waived
02/07/2022Committee amendment agreed to
02/07/2022Engrossed by Senate as amended SB202E
02/07/2022Printed as engrossed 22103680D-E
02/08/2022Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB202E)
02/23/2022Placed on Calendar
02/23/2022Read first time
02/23/2022Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/23/2022Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
02/23/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/25/2022Reported from Courts of Justice (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2022Read second time
03/01/2022Read third time
03/01/2022Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/01/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2022Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB202ER)
03/03/2022Signed by Speaker
03/04/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB202ER)
03/04/2022Signed by President
03/11/2022Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 11, 2022
03/11/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/06/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 103 (effective 7/1/22)
04/06/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0103)

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