House Bill 127

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 03/25/22: signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 32)
Title AN ACT relating to court-ordered mental health treatment.
Bill Documents Acts Chapter 32
Current/Final
Introduced
Bill Request Number 1049
Sponsors K. Fleming, L. Willner, D. Bentley, C. Massey, K. Moser, R. Palumbo, M. Prunty, C. Stevenson, N. Tate, S. Westrom
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 202A.0811 to clarify that the respondent be evaluated by a mental health professional and not examined, specify where and by when a qualified mental health professional's findings shall be certified, and specify when a date for a hearing shall be set; amend KRS 202A.0815 to expand the class of individuals who can have access to assisted outpatient treatment by modifying the criteria requirements for court-ordered assisted outpatient treatment.
Index Headings of Original Version Courts, District - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Disabilities and the Disabled - Assisted outpatient treatment, severe mental illness, court orders
Health and Medical Services - Assisted outpatient treatment, severe mental illness, court orders
Judges and Court Commissioners - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Mental Disability - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Mental Health - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Attorney, County - Patient agreed order, hearing date
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
Senate Floor Amendment 1
Senate Floor Amendment 2
Votes Vote History

Actions

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12/09/21
  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
01/04/22
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
01/12/22
  • to Health & Family Services (H)
01/13/22
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
01/18/22
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, January 19, 2022
01/24/22
  • 3rd reading, passed 90-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
01/25/22
  • received in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
01/27/22
  • to Health & Welfare (S)
02/23/22
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
02/24/22
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
02/25/22
  • floor amendments (1) and (2-title) filed
03/11/22
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 16, 2022
03/16/22
  • 3rd reading
  • floor amendments (1) and (2-title) withdrawn
  • passed 37-0
  • received in House
03/17/22
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
03/25/22
  • signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 32)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions and amend KRS 202A.0815 to make a technical change.
Index Headings Courts, District - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Disabilities and the Disabled - Assisted outpatient treatment, severe mental illness, court orders
Health and Medical Services - Assisted outpatient treatment, severe mental illness, court orders
Judges and Court Commissioners - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Mental Disability - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Mental Health - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Attorney, County - Patient agreed order, hearing date

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor A. Kerr
Summary Retain original provisions; appropriate money to the Kentucky Administrative Office of the Courts for the establishment and support of new mental health courts and to fund the Fayette County Mental Health Court; require the Kentucky Administrative Office of the Courts to work in collaboration with the Kentucky Community Mental Health Centers to provide training and technical assistance to develop new court programs; APPROPRIATION.
Index Headings Courts, District - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Disabilities and the Disabled - Assisted outpatient treatment, severe mental illness, court orders
Health and Medical Services - Assisted outpatient treatment, severe mental illness, court orders
Judges and Court Commissioners - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Mental Disability - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Mental Health - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Mental Health - Fayette mental health court, fund
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders
Attorney, County - Patient agreed order, hearing date
Appropriations - Kentucky Administrative Office of the Courts, new mental health courts, establishment
Courts - Kentucky Administrative Office of the Courts, new mental health courts, establishment
State Agencies - Kentucky Administrative Office of the Courts, community mental health centers

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor A. Kerr
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Title Amendments - HB 127/GA

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