• Date Due: December 01, 2020
  • Author: Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
  • Enabling Authority: Chapter 919 Enactment Clause 1. (Regular Session, 2020)
  • Description:
    Report on the findings, conclusions, and the comprehensive plan of the work group convened to (i) review the current process for conducting evaluations of persons who are subject to emergency custody orders to determine whether they meet the criteria for temporary detention, including any challenges or barriers to timely completion of such evaluations and factors giving rise to delays in completion of such evaluations, and (ii) develop a comprehensive plan to expand the individuals who may conduct effective evaluations of persons who are subject to emergency custody orders to determine whether they meet the criteria for temporary detention. [Reporting requirements of Chapter 918, Enactment Clause 1., of the 2020 Acts of Assembly, are identical.]