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2019 House Bill 1100: Payments to counties for competency to stand trial evaluations
Introduced by Rep. Laurie Jinkins (Tacoma) (D) on January 14, 2019
  Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Civil Rights & Judiciary Committee on January 14, 2019
Substitute offered in the House on January 25, 2019
The Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) is required to notify counties of eligibility two weeks after the end of the current quarter to assist with county decisions regarding assignments to qualified experts or professional persons. A county remains eligible for reimbursement for any evaluations assigned to a qualified expert or professional person prior to a notification. The DSHS is required to provide notice to a county using a mutually agreed upon delivery method. The expiration date is extended from June 30, 2019, to June 30, 2022. Reimbursement is subject to funds appropriated for this purpose.
Referred to the House Appropriations Committee on January 29, 2019
Received in the Senate on March 13, 2019
Referred to the Senate Health & Long-Term Care Committee on March 13, 2019
Referred to the Senate Behavioral Health Subcommittee to Health & Long Term Care Committee on March 14, 2019
Referred to the Senate Ways & Means Committee on April 2, 2019
Referred to the Senate Rules Committee on April 9, 2019