Reports and Presentations
February 17, 2017
Senate Bill (S.B.) 646, 83rd Legislature, Regular Session, 2013, requires the Department of State Health Services (DSHS) to submit to the Legislature a report containing information about persons receiving court-ordered outpatient mental health services in Texas and the effectiveness of those services by December 1, 2016.
This report provides a summary of the court-ordered outpatient mental health process, prevalence rates, and the effectiveness of state-funded services.