Category: Health Care

SB 220 (2017)

House/Senate Bill: Senate

Description: Repeals the state definition of "mental illness" and replaces it with "mental disorders as defined by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders fifth edition." This bill also allows involuntary commitment for opioid addiction.

Bill Sponsor: Jeb Bradley

Bill Co Sponsor: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information

Next Hearing Date: Tue, 03/07/2017

Next Voting Date: Thu, 03/16/2017

Bill Status

In Committee

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