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Chapter 10.77 RCW


Rights of person under this chapter.
Maximum term of commitment or treatment.
Eligible for commitment regardless of cause.
Establishing insanity as a defense.
Instructions to jury on special verdict.
Mental incapacity as bar to proceedings.
Plea of not guilty due to insanityDoubt as to competencyEvaluationBailReport.
Mental condition evaluationsReports and recommendations requiredDischarge of defendant when determined competent to stand trial.
Competency to stand trial, admissions for inpatient restoration servicesPerformance targets and maximum time limitsDuties of the departmentReportNew entitlement or cause of action not createdNo basis for contempt or motion to dismiss.
Examination rights of defendant's expert or professional person.
Competency to stand trialEvaluationAppointment of qualified expert or professional person.
Competency evaluation or competency restoration treatmentCourt order.
Competency evaluation or restoration servicesOffer of admissionCity or county jail to transport defendant.
Competency to stand trialContinuation of competency process, dismissal of chargesExceptions.
Motion for acquittal on grounds of insanityHearingFindings.
Stay of proceedingsTreatmentRestoration of competencyCommitmentOther procedures.
Evaluation and determination of individual with developmental disabilityProgram placementAdmissions, limitation.
CommitmentProcedure in felony charge.
PlacementProcedure in nonfelony charge.
PlacementSecure facilityTreatment and rightsCustodyReports.
Involuntary medicationSerious offenses.
Involuntary medicationCivil commitment.
Antipsychotic medication, administration.
FindingsDevelopmental disabilities.
Records and reports accompany defendant upon transfer.
Experts or professional persons as witnesses.
Acquittal of crime.
Care and treatment of committed personHearingsRelease.
Periodic examinationsDevelopmentally disabledReportsNotice to court.
Authorization to leave facility where person is confined prohibitedExceptionsApproval by secretaryNotification to county or city law enforcement agency.
Conditional releaseApplicationSecretary's recommendationOrderProcedure.
Conditional releaseApplicationCounty of origin.
Conditional release, furloughSecretary's recommendation.
Conditional releaseReports.
FurloughNoticeTemporary restraining order.
Escape or disappearanceNotification requirements.
Payments to conditionally released persons.
Conditional releasePeriodic review of case.
Conditional releaseRevocation or modification of termsProcedure.
Conditional releaseCourt approvalComplianceSecretary to coordinate with designated treatment providers, department of corrections staff, and local law enforcementRules.
Sexual or violent offendersNotice of release, escape, etc.Definitions.
Persons acquitted of sex offense due to insanityRelease of information authorized.
Right to adequate care and treatmentRecords and reports.
Implementation of legislative intent.
Incarceration in correctional institution or facility prohibitedExceptions.
Appellate review.
Existing rights not affected.
Responsibility for costsReimbursement.
Violent actPresumptions.
Independent public safety review panelMembersSecretary to submit recommendationAccess to recordsSupport, rulesReport.
Office of forensic mental health services.
Secretary to adopt rules2015 1st sp.s. c 7.
Joint legislative audit and review committee assessmentReport.
Washington state institute for public policy studyReport.
SavingsConstruction1973 1st ex.s. c 117.
Severability1973 1st ex.s. c 117.
Chapter successor to chapter 10.76 RCW.
Effective date1973 1st ex.s. c 117.
Equal application of 1989 c 420Evaluation for developmental disability.
ConstructionChapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships2009 c 521.
Rules of court: Cf. CrR 4.2(c).
Individuals with mental illness, commitment: Chapter 71.05 RCW.
Protocols required: RCW 71.05.214.