MD SB402 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-2)
Status: Engrossed on March 27 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-28 - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Pending: House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Altering the circumstances under which a facility operated by the Maryland Department of Health is required to receive and evaluate an inmate in a correctional facility who has been certified for involuntary admission; authorizing a court, if the Department fails to admit an inmate to a designated State facility within 8 days of a certain notification, to impose any sanction reasonably designed to compel compliance with the Act; requiring a certain report to be submitted yearly to certain legislative committees by October 31; etc.

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Mental Health - Involuntary Admission - Inmates in Correctional Facilities


Roll Calls

2019-03-23 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (35-11) (Y: 36 N: 12 NV: 2 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2019-03-28HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
2019-03-27SenateThird Reading Passed (35-11)
2019-03-26SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-26SenateFavorable with Amendments {307079/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-25SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2019-02-05SenateHearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-31SenateFirst Reading Finance


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Bill Comments