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SB 446 -  Supported Decisionmaking Authority

by Simon (CO-SPONSORS) Harrell
Requiring a circuit court to consider certain needs and abilities of a person with a developmental disability when determining whether to appoint a guardian advocate; defining the term “supported decisionmaking agreement”; prohibiting such agreement from acting as a durable power of attorney; requiring a petition to determine incapacity of a person to include specified information relating to the alleged incapacitated person’s use of assistance, etc.
Effective Date: 07/01/2024
Last Event: 02/14/24 S Retained on Calendar on Wednesday, February 14, 2024 4:13 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

  • Judiciary
    • On agenda for: 01/09/24 2:30 PM
    • Favorable (final action) Votes: Yeas 9   Nays 0
  • Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
    • On agenda for: 01/17/24 8:30 AM
    • Favorable (final action) Votes: Yeas 6   Nays 0
  • Rules
    • On agenda for: 01/30/24 3:30 PM
    • Favorable (final action) Votes: Yeas 18   Nays 0

Related Bills

Staff Analysis

Chamber Committee
Chamber: Senate Committee: Rules 1/30/2024 7:38:58 PM
Chamber: Senate Committee: Rules 1/29/2024 12:30:31 PM
Chamber: Senate Committee: Children, Families, and Elder Affairs 1/17/2024 9:56:59 AM
Chamber: Senate Committee: Children, Families, and Elder Affairs 1/15/2024 3:07:25 PM
Chamber: Senate Committee: Judiciary 1/9/2024 5:38:02 PM
Chamber: Senate Committee: Judiciary 1/8/2024 1:58:56 PM

Vote History

(No Votes Recorded)

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Retained on Calendar Time: 02/14/2024 - 4:13 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/14/24 Time: 02/08/2024 - 5:16 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading Time: 01/31/2024 - 8:34 AM Member: Committee: Rules Version: __
Event: S Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 Time: 01/30/2024 - 5:22 PM Member: Committee: Rules Version: __
Event: S On Committee agenda-- Rules, 01/30/24, 3:30 pm, 412 Knott Building Time: 01/25/2024 - 3:15 PM Member: Committee: Rules Version: __
Event: S Now in Rules Time: 01/17/2024 - 10:08 AM Member: Committee: Rules Version: __
Event: S Favorable by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 Time: 01/17/2024 - 9:26 AM Member: Committee: Children, Families, and Elder Affairs Version: __
Event: S On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 01/17/24, 8:30 am, 37 Senate Building Time: 01/12/2024 - 3:02 PM Member: Committee: Children, Families, and Elder Affairs Version: __
Event: S Now in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs Time: 01/09/2024 - 5:48 PM Member: Committee: Children, Families, and Elder Affairs Version: __
Event: S Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 Time: 01/09/2024 - 4:16 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Version: __
Event: S Introduced Time: 01/09/2024 - 9:37 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/09/24, 2:30 pm, 412 Knott Building Time: 01/04/2024 - 2:43 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Version: __
Event: S Referred to Judiciary; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Rules Time: 11/28/2023 - 8:08 AM Member: Committee: Judiciary Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 11/14/2023 - 9:55 AM Member: Committee: Version: __