Monitor the implementation of Jail Standards Rider # 2 (SB 1, 79th Legislature, Regular Session), and Department of State Health Services Rider # 80 (SB 1, 79th Legislature, Regular Session) to ensure effectiveness of mental health screenings, cost savings, and effects on capacity at state and local criminal justice and mental health institutions. Also, monitor the implementation of SB 679, 79th Legislature, Regular Session, to determine whether videoconferencing is being used between the state and local criminal justice and the mental health agencies, as well as the courts, and whether cost savings and efficiencies are being realized.
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