Mississippi Legislature
2003 Regular Session

Senate Bill 2159

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History of Actions

Background

Title

Description: Commitment; limit time for transfer to state facility and provide for treatment cost.

Bill Text: [Introduced]

History of Actions:

1 01/09 (S) Referred To Public Health and Welfare;Judiciary
2 02/04 (S) Died In Committee

Background Information:

Effective dateJuly 1, 2003
DispositionDead
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
Vote type requiredMajority

Senate Committees:

Principal Author: Chamberlin

Code Section: A 041-0021-0077

Title: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 41-21-77, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO PROVIDE A TIME LIMIT WITHIN WHICH A COURT-ORDERED MENTALLY ILL PATIENT MUST BE TRANSFERRED TO A FACILITY, AND TO PROVIDE THAT THE FACILITY SHALL ASSUME FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR TREATMENT FROM THE DATE OF THE ORDER; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 02/04/03 at 18:13.

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