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New Civil Commitment Legislation Webinar

1.00 Standard CLE Credit - This session will cover the new amendments to Minn. Stat. § 253B, which went into effect on August 1, 2020, and offer a glimpse into potential future legislative efforts surrounding Jarvis proceedings.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Attendees will be able to identify substantive changes to civil commitment law.
  2. Attendees will be able to identify how procedural changes in the legislative amendments might affect the process of their commitment cases.
  3. Attendees will acquire new statutorily-defined legal vocabulary to describe various aspects of involuntary mental health treatment.
  4. Attendees will gain awareness of possible commitment legislation topics for future legislative sessions.