House Bill 42

Last Action to Judiciary (H)
Title AN ACT relating to involuntary treatment for substance abuse.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 158
Sponsors D. Keene, L. Belcher, L. Clark, H. Collins, W. Coursey, J. Donohue, J. Glenn, D. Horlander, C. Howard, T. Kerr, A. Koenig, R. Meyer, C. Miller, J. Richards, D. Schamore, A. Simpson, K. Sinnette, R. Smart, D. St. Onge, T. Thompson, D. Watkins, S. Westrom
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 202A.011 to include substance use in the definition of "mentally ill person"; amend KRS 218A.133 to ensure that a petition may be filed pursuant to KRS Chapter 202A.
Index Headings of Original Version Substance Abuse - Involuntary treatment, include substance use in definition of "mentally ill person"
Civil Procedure - Substance abuse, involuntary treatment for, allow under KRS Chapter 202A


  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
  • introduced in House
  • to Judiciary (H)

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