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HB 293: Certain Defendants with Mental Illness

GENERAL BILL by Fetterhoff

Certain Defendants with Mental Illness; Exempts fiscally constrained counties from local match requirements for specified grants; encourages communities to apply for specified grants for misdemeanor mental health jail diversion programs; outlines suggested process for such programs.

Effective Date: 7/1/2020
Last Action: 1/14/2020 House - Introduced -HJ 28
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
10/4/2019 House • Filed
10/16/2019 House • Referred to Judiciary Committee; Appropriations Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 28
1/14/2020 House • Introduced -HJ 28