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SB 5720 - 2019-20
Concerning the involuntary treatment act.
Sponsors: Dhingra, Wagoner, Kuderer
Companion Bill: HB 1814
Bill Status-at-a-Glance
See Bill History for complete details on the bill
As of Wednesday, August 12, 2020 03:49 AM
Current Version:
2nd Engrossed 2nd Substitute - 2E2SSB 5720
Current Status:
C 302 L 20
Where is it in the process?
IntroducedIn CommitteeOn FloorCalendarPassedChamberIn the Senate:In the House:
After Passage:Passed LegislatureOn Governor'sDeskGovernor ActedSession Law

Bill Status-at-a-Glance

As of Wednesday, August 12, 2020 03:49 AM
See Bill History for complete details on the bill
Current Version:
2nd Engrossed 2nd Substitute - 2E2SSB 5720
Current Status:
C 302 L 20
Where is it in the process?
IntroducedIn CommitteeOn FloorCalendarPassedChamber
Senate:
House:
Passed LegislatureOn Governor'sDeskGovernor ActedSession Law
AfterPassage:
Bill History

2019 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 29
First reading, referred to Health & Long Term Care. (View Original Bill)
Jan 30
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Health & Long Term Care at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Referred to Behavioral Health Subcommittee to Health & Long Term Care.
Feb 1
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Behavioral Health Subcommittee to Health & Long Term Care at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 15
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Behavioral Health Subcommittee to Health & Long Term Care at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
BH - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass. (View 1st Substitute) (Majority Report)
And refer to Ways & Means.
Feb 18
Referred to Ways & Means.
Feb 26
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 28
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
WM - Majority; 2nd substitute bill be substituted, do pass. (View 2nd Substitute) (Majority Report)
Minority; without recommendation. (Minority Report)
Mar 1
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Mar 7
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
2nd substitute bill substituted (WM 19). (View 2nd Substitute)
Floor amendment(s) adopted.
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 46; nays, 2; absent, 0; excused, 1. (View 1st Engrossed) (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Mar 9
First reading, referred to Civil Rights & Judiciary.
Mar 20
Public hearing in the House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Mar 26
Executive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Mar 28
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
CRJ - Majority; do pass with amendment(s). (Majority Report)
Minority; do not pass. (Minority Report)
Apr 2
Referred to Appropriations.
Apr 6
Public hearing in the House Committee on Appropriations at 9:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Apr 28
By resolution, returned to Senate Rules Committee for third reading.

2020 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 13
By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.
Placed on third reading by Rules Committee.
Jan 24
Rules suspended.
Returned to second reading for amendment.
Floor amendment(s) adopted.
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 44; nays, 3; absent, 0; excused, 2. (View 2nd Engrossed) (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Jan 29
First reading, referred to Civil Rights & Judiciary.
Feb 21
Public hearing in the House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 26
Executive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 28
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
CRJ - Majority; do pass with amendment(s). (Majority Report)
Minority; without recommendation. (Minority Report)
Referred to Appropriations.
Feb 29
Public hearing in the House Committee on Appropriations at 9:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Mar 2
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Appropriations at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
APP - Majority; do pass without amendment(s) by Civil Rights & Judiciary. (Majority Report)
Minority; do not pass. (Minority Report)
Mar 3
Referred to Rules 2 Review.
Mar 4
Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
Mar 5
Committee amendment not adopted.
Committee amendment(s) adopted as amended.
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 95; nays, 2; absent, 0; excused, 1. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE SENATE

Mar 10
Senate concurred in House amendments.
Passed final passage; yeas, 48; nays, 1; absent, 0; excused, 0. (View Roll Calls)
Mar 12
President signed.

IN THE HOUSE

Mar 12
Speaker signed.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Mar 12
Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)
Apr 2
Governor signed.
Chapter 302, 2020 Laws. (View Session Law)
Effective date 6/11/2020**.
Available Documents
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Fiscal Note
Amendments
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