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HB 2679, 78th Regular Session
Relating to the authority of a guardian of the person of a ward to transport the ward to an inpatient mental health facility and file for emergency detention under certain circumstances and to consent to the administration of certain medication.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/03

Author: Will Hartnett
Sponsor: Chris Harris

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2003, 78th R.S.,ch. 692, General and Special Laws of Texas

Companion:

SB 1450 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Enrolled (Senate Research Center)
Engrossed (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (Senate Research Center)

Subjects:
GUARDIANS & WARDS
Mental Health & Mental Retardation
Probate--Guardians & Related Trusts

House Committee: Judicial Affairs (Will Hartnett, Roberto Alonzo, Frank Corte, Bryan Hughes, Eddie Rodriguez, Todd Smith, Jim Solis, Barry Telford, Ron Wilson)
Minutes: March 31 2003 | April 24 2003
Senate Committee: Administration (Chris Harris, Kevin Eltife, Juan Hinojosa, Mike Jackson, Kyle Janek, Leticia Van de Putte, Jeff Wentworth, John Whitmire)
Minutes: May 15 2003

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