CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) RESOURCE CENTER Read More

HB 135

Title: Emergency custody and temporary detention; transportation of person when transfer of custody.
Author: Michael Cherry

Summary
Emergency custody and temporary detention; transportation; transfer of custody. Provides that, in cases in which transportation of a person subject to an emergency custody order or temporary detention order is ordered to be provided by an alternative transportation provider, the primary law-enforcement agency that executes the order may transfer custody of the person to the alternative transportation provider immediately upon execution of the order, and that the alternative transportation provider shall maintain custody of the person from the time custody is transferred to the alternative transportation provider by the primary law-enforcement agency until such time as custody of the person is transferred to the community services board or its designee that is responsible for conducting the evaluation or the temporary detention facility, as is appropriate. The bill also adds employees of and persons providing services pursuant to a contract with the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to the list of individuals who may serve as alternative transportation providers.

Status
House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102457D 01/07/2022
House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice 01/07/2022
House: Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1 01/22/2022
House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N) 01/24/2022
House: Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations 01/24/2022
House: Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment(s) (18-Y 0-N) 01/28/2022
House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations 01/28/2022
House: Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources 01/29/2022

Bill Documents
HB 135 - Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102457D
2022-01-07 - HB 135 (Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102457D)


HB 135 - House committee amendments reported
2022-01-07 - HB 135 (House committee amendments reported)

HB 135 - House subcommittee amendments and substitutes adopted
2022-01-07 - HB 135 (House subcommittee amendments and substitutes adopted)

HB 135 - House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
2022-01-07 - HB 135 (House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered)