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