HB 573: Involuntary Examinations Under the Baker Act
GENERAL BILL by Daniels ; Pigman ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Gruters ; Magar ; Massullo
Involuntary Examinations Under the Baker Act; Authorizes physician assistants & ARNPs to execute certificate under certain conditions stating that they have examined a person & find person appears to meet criteria for involuntary examination.
Last Action: 3/10/2018 Senate - Died in Health Policy
Bill Text: PDF
- Health Policy (HP)
- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 50
• On Committee agenda-- Health Quality Subcommittee, 01/10/18, 4:00 pm, Mashburn Hall
• Introduced -HJ 50
• Favorable by Health Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 320
• Now in Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee -HJ 320
• On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee, 01/30/18, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 473
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 473
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 02/07/18, 10:30 am, Morris Hall
• Favorable by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 19 NAYS 0 -HJ 535
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 535
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/20/18
• Read 2nd time -HJ 619
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 646
• Passed; YEAS 112 NAYS 2 -HJ 647
• In Messages
• Referred to Health Policy; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 416
• Received -SJ 416
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Health Policy
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