HB 1490


By Representative(s) SAY (BR)

Companion Bill: SB 937

Subjects: Prosecutors

Report Title: Penal Responsibility

Description: Makes insanity defense inapplicable when the physical or mental disease, disorder, or defect causing a person to lack substantial capacity is caused or triggered by the voluntary ingestion or use of any intoxicating liquor or controlled substance, unless prescribed by a licensed physician, osteopath, podiatrist, or dentist.

 1-28-99        H Introduced and passed First Reading                      
 2- 1-99        H Referred to the committee on JHA, referral sheet 7