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SB 6124 - 2017-18
Clarifying that court hearings under the involuntary commitment act may be conducted by video.
Bill History

2018 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 5
Prefiled for introduction.
Jan 8
First reading, referred to Human Services & Corrections. (View Original Bill)
Jan 15
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Human Services & Corrections at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Jan 24
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Human Services & Corrections at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
HSC - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass. (View 1st Substitute) (Majority Report)
Minority; do not pass. (Minority Report)
Jan 26
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Feb 12
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Feb 14
1st substitute bill substituted (HSC 18). (View 1st Substitute)
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 46; nays, 2; absent, 0; excused, 1. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Feb 16
First reading, referred to Judiciary (Not Officially read and referred until adoption of Introduction report).
Feb 22
Public hearing and executive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the House Committee on Judiciary at 12:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Judiciary at 6:00 PM. (Committee Materials)
JUDI - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Feb 23
Referred to Rules 2 Review.
Feb 28
Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
Mar 1
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 97; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 1. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE SENATE

Mar 5
President signed.

IN THE HOUSE

Mar 6
Speaker signed.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Mar 6
Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)
Mar 28
Governor signed.
Chapter 305, 2018 Laws. (View Session Law)
Effective date 6/7/2018.
Available Documents
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Fiscal Note
Amendments
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