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