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House Bill 1130

House Bill 1130

ARCHIVE (2013)

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DIGEST OF HB 1130 (Updated March 12, 2013 2:30 pm - DI 84)

Immediate detention. Provides that an individual who is gravely disabled, in addition to having a mental illness and being in immediate need of hospitalization, may be detained by a law enforcement officer and transported to the nearest appropriate facility. (This makes the immediate detention statute consistent with the emergency and temporary commitment statutes.) (The introduced version of this bill was prepared by the commission on mental health and addiction.)
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Law Enacted
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