Category: Crime and Public Safety

SB 126 (2019)

House/Senate Bill: Senate

Description: Makes minor changes to the procedure for determining a defendant's competency to stand trial. For example, this bill requires that if a court finds a defendant has regained competency, the court must schedule a trial within 60 days. This bill also replaces references to "involuntary commitment" with "involuntary admission."

Bill Sponsor: Sharon Carson

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

Next Hearing Date: Wed, 04/17/2019

Next Voting Date: Thu, 05/02/2019

Bill Status

Signed by Governor
Passed House Committee: Yes
Passed House: Yes
Passed Senate Committee: Yes
Passed Senate: Yes
Signed by Governor: Yes

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