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Meeting Name: Committee on Criminal Justice Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 6/17/2019 1:00 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Committee Room - City Hall
Jointly with the Committee on Justice System and the Committee on Mental Health, Disabilities and Addiction
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T2019-4564 *   Oversight - Preventing Recidivism for Individuals with Mental IllnessOversight Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
T2019-4564 *   Oversight - Preventing Recidivism for Individuals with Mental IllnessOversight Filed, by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0903-2018 *Donovan J. Richards  Funds remaining in commissary accounts when incarcerated individuals are released from custody.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department to assist people being released in the process of receiving unused commissary funds, and ensure that any person with unused commissary funds is immediately given up to $200 in commissary funds in cash upon request. The bill would also require the Department to make reasonable efforts to return unused commissary funds to formerly incarcerated individuals, and to establish a plan for raising awareness regarding obtaining commissary funds. It would also require a yearly report on the outstanding commissary funds and the attempts made to return such funds.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0903-2018 *Donovan J. Richards  Funds remaining in commissary accounts when incarcerated individuals are released from custody.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department to assist people being released in the process of receiving unused commissary funds, and ensure that any person with unused commissary funds is immediately given up to $200 in commissary funds in cash upon request. The bill would also require the Department to make reasonable efforts to return unused commissary funds to formerly incarcerated individuals, and to establish a plan for raising awareness regarding obtaining commissary funds. It would also require a yearly report on the outstanding commissary funds and the attempts made to return such funds.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1590-2019 *Margaret S. Chin  Requiring correctional health services to report information to the attorney of record for individuals in the custody of the department of correction who are diagnosed with serious mental illness.IntroductionThis bill would require correctional health services to provide defense attorneys information about their client’s mental health diagnosis within five days of obtaining voluntary consent to share health information, and updated medical condition letters within five days prior to a calendared court appearance.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1590-2019 *Margaret S. Chin  Requiring correctional health services to report information to the attorney of record for individuals in the custody of the department of correction who are diagnosed with serious mental illness.IntroductionThis bill would require correctional health services to provide defense attorneys information about their client’s mental health diagnosis within five days of obtaining voluntary consent to share health information, and updated medical condition letters within five days prior to a calendared court appearance.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
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