Texas Code of Criminal Procedure - Article 46C.105. Reports Submitted By Experts
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Article: 46C.002 46C.051 46C.052 46C.101 46C.102 46C.103 46C.104 46C.105 46C.106 46C.107 46C.151 46C.152 46C.153 46C.154 46C.155
Art. 46C.105. REPORTS SUBMITTED BY EXPERTS. (a) A written
report of the examination shall be submitted to the court not later
than the 30th day after the date of the order of examination. The
court shall provide copies of the report to the defense counsel and
the attorney representing the state.
(b) The report must include a description of the procedures
used in the examination and the examiner's observations and
findings pertaining to the insanity defense.
(c) The examiner shall submit a separate report stating the
examiner's observations and findings concerning:
(1) whether the defendant is presently a person with a
mental illness and requires court-ordered mental health services
under Subtitle C, Title 7, Health and Safety Code; or
(2) whether the defendant is presently a person with mental
Added by Acts 2005, 79th Leg., ch. 831, Sec. 2, eff. Sept. 1, 2005.
Last modified: August 11, 2007