SB 572: Involuntary Examinations Under the Baker Act
GENERAL BILL by Altman
Involuntary Examinations Under the Baker Act; Authorizing physician assistants and advanced registered nurse practitioners to execute a certificate that finds that a person appears to meet the criteria for involuntary examination under the Baker Act of persons believed to have mental illness, etc.
- Health Policy (HP)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Appropriations (AP)
Date Chamber Action 10/20/2015 Senate • Filed
11/2/2015 Senate • Referred to Health Policy; Judiciary; Appropriations -SJ 42
11/9/2015 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 11/17/15, 1:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
11/17/2015 Senate • Favorable by Health Policy; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 126
11/18/2015 Senate • Now in Judiciary -SJ 126
1/12/2016 Senate • Introduced -SJ 42
2/11/2016 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 02/16/16, 4:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
2/16/2016 Senate • Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 423
2/17/2016 Senate • Now in Appropriations -SJ 423
2/22/2016 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/25/16, 10:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2/25/2016 Senate • Favorable by- Appropriations; YEAS 16 NAYS 2 -SJ 497
2/26/2016 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 497
3/11/2016 Senate • Died on Calendar
SB 572, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 10/20/2015 at 10:04 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 325 (c1) Involuntary Examinations under the Baker Act Campbell, Plasencia Similar Last Action: 3/11/2016 S Died in Health Policy
Location: In committee/council (HP)
Committee Votes (3)
Date Committee Result 11/17/2015 1:00 PM Health Policy 7 Yeas - 0 Nays 2/16/2016 4:00 PM Judiciary 10 Yeas - 0 Nays 2/25/2016 10:00 AM Appropriations 16 Yeas - 2 Nays
Citations - Statutes (8)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 39.407 Medical, psychiatric, and psychological examination and treatment of child; physical, mental, or substance abuse examination of person with or requesting child custody. Page 3 (pdf) 394.455 Definitions. Page 1 (pdf) 394.463 Involuntary examination. Page 2 (pdf) 394.495 Child and adolescent mental health system of care; programs and services. Page 5 (pdf) 394.496 Service planning. Page 5 (pdf) 394.9085 Behavioral provider liability. Page 5 (pdf) 409.972 Mandatory and voluntary enrollment. Page 5 (pdf) 744.704 Powers and duties. Page 6 (pdf)
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