Civil Commitment Coordinating Division

Senator Ron Latz Introduces Legislation to Support Minnesotans in Crisis

Legislation would protect vulnerable Minnesotans and help improve responses to mental health crises

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Legislation that would improve the civil commitment process and protect vulnerable Minnesotans was introduced by Senator Ron Latz (DFL-St. Louis Park) Thursday. The proposal is a step forward in ensuring people in crisis receive the care and support they need, said Sen. Latz.