Raised H.B. No. 6581
Session Year 2023
 


AN ACT CONCERNING EMERGENCY INTERVENTION BY A POLICE OFFICER WHEN A PERSON IS INCAPACITATED BY DRUGS OR DUE TO A MEDICAL EMERGENCY.

To allow a police officer to take a person who appears to be incapacitated by drugs or due to a medical emergency into protective custody and have such person brought to a treatment facility or hospital.

Introduced by:
Public Safety and Security Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 3/29/2023(LCO)File Number 307
 3/29/2023House Calendar Number 205
 3/29/2023Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 3/29/2023(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/23/2023(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/28/23 5:00 PM
 3/16/2023(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/16/2023(PS)Joint Favorable
 2/10/2023Public Hearing 02/14
 2/1/2023Referred to Joint Committee on Public Safety and Security

Co-sponsors of HB-6581

Rep. Nicole Klarides-Ditria, 105th Dist.
Sen. Saud Anwar, 3rd Dist.
Rep. Jill Barry, 31st Dist.
Rep. Ben McGorty, 122nd Dist.
Rep. Carol Hall, 59th Dist.

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