This briefing paper from the National Judicial Opioid Task Force discusses state laws for involuntary commitment of individuals with substance use disorders. The paper includes descriptions of state laws and discusses considerations the judiciary should keep in mind when deciding involuntary commitment orders.
Funding Source: National Judicial Opioid Task Force
Involuntary Commitment and Guardianship Laws for Persons with a Substance Use Disorder
An overview of involuntary commitment and guardianship laws for persons with substance use disorder