Date Requested:March 21, 2013
Time Requested:11:25 AM
Agency: Supreme Court of Appeals
CBD Number: Version: Bill Number: Resolution Number:
2013R2525 Introduced SB425
CBD Subject: MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT
FUND(S)
Sources of Revenue
General Fund
Legislation creates:
A New Program

Fiscal Note Summary

Effect this measure will have on costs and revenues of state government.

    The purpose of this bill is to provide mental health treatment alternatives to involuntary comitment. The bill also allows a court to convert an involuntary hospitalization application into a petition for a temporary compliance order. It also authorizes the court to create a new databse for compliation of certain persons to be used by the circuit courts.

Fiscal Note Detail
Over-all effect
Effect of Proposal Fiscal Year
2013
Increase/Decrease
(use"-")
2014
Increase/Decrease
(use"-")
Fiscal Year
(Upon Full
Implementation)
1. Estmated Total Cost 0 0 0
Personal Services 0 0 0
Current Expenses 0 0 0
Repairs and Alterations 0 0 0
Assets 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0
2. Estimated Total Revenues 0 0 0
3. Explanation of above estimates (including long-range effect):
    This bill provides that the Court may create a database to house treatment compliance orders issued in mental health cases. Since maintaining such mental health information in a database is a feature already being developed within the unified judicial application technology that the Court is currently developing, passage of this legislation will not require the Judiciary to incurr any additional costs.


Memorandum
Person submitting Fiscal Note:
Tina A. Sevy
Email Address:
tina.sevy@courtswv.gov