CS/HB 829: Involuntary Examinations under the Baker Act
GENERAL BILL by Civil Justice Subcommittee ; Campbell ; Rehwinkel Vasilinda ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Rogers
Involuntary Examinations under the Baker Act; Reordering & providing definitions; updating references to DCF; authorizes physician assistants & advanced registered nurse practitioners to initiate involuntary examinations under Baker Act of persons believed to have mental illness; provides education & continuing education requirements for such physician assistants & advanced registered nurse practitioners.
Last Action: 5/2/2014 House - Died on Calendar
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Select Committee On Health Care Workforce Innovation; Civil Justice Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 71
• Introduced -HJ 71
• On Committee agenda-- Select Committee On Health Care Workforce Innovation, 03/10/14, 4:00 pm, Morris Hall
• Favorable by Select Committee On Health Care Workforce Innovation; YEAS 16 NAYS 0 -HJ 251
• Now in Civil Justice Subcommittee -HJ 251
• On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 03/18/14, 9:00 am, Sumner Hall
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 310
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 306
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 336
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 03/27/14, 1:30 pm, Morris Hall
• Favorable by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 1 -HJ 397
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 397
• Died on Calendar
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