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.
Last Action: 1/14/2020 House - Introduced -HJ 28
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Judiciary Committee; Appropriations Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 28
• Introduced -HJ 28
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