ACT 111, HB554 HD1 SD2 CD1, 7/10/2017

Posted on Jul 13, 2017 in 2017 Acts

RELATING TO ORDERS FOR TREATMENT OVER OBJECTION

Authorizes and establishes criteria for administrative orders to provide inpatient psychiatric treatment to an involuntarily committed patient over the patient’s objection. Requires DOH and DPS to make recommendations for an administrative process applicable to persons subject to DPS jurisdiction. 

ACT 111HB554 HD1 SD2 CD1