HB 103 (BR 231) - G. Watkins
AN ACT relating to mental health.
Amend KRS 202A.051 to require that a District Court consult with a family member or peace officer during proceedings for involuntary hospitalization; amend KRS 202A.171 to require that an authorizing physician consult with a family member and the District Court prior to discharge from involuntary hospitalization; amend KRS 202A.081 to require that all involuntarily hospitalized patients are ordered to receive community-based outpatient treatment for at least 6 months after release or discharge.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Jan 7-introduced in House; to Judiciary (H)