CS/SB 464: Certain Defendants With Mental Illness
GENERAL BILL by Criminal Justice ; Wright
Certain Defendants With Mental Illness; Exempting certain fiscally constrained counties from local match requirements for specified grants; encouraging communities to apply for specified grants to establish misdemeanor mental health jail diversion programs; authorizing the court to refer a misdemeanor defendant charged with a misdemeanor crime for certain evaluation or assessment if a party or the court raises a concern regarding the misdemeanor defendant’s competency to proceed due to a mental disorder, etc.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 Senate - Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Criminal Justice; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 35
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 11/12/19, 10:30 am, 37 Senate Building
• CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 133
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
• Introduced -SJ 35
• CS by Criminal Justice read 1st time -SJ 125
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
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