Sen. R. Creigh Deeds  (D-Bath) listens as  the Senate Education and Health Subcommittee on Mental Health met  at the General Assembly Building,in Richmond, Va., Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014. The subcommittee discussed Deeds two bills regarding involuntary commitment of mentally ill patients. (AP Photo/The Richmond-Times Dispatch, Joe Mahoney)

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Sen. R. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath) listens as the Senate Education and Health Subcommittee on Mental Health met at the General Assembly Building,in Richmond, Va., Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014. The subcommittee discussed Deeds two bills regarding involuntary commitment of mentally ill patients. (AP Photo/The Richmond-Times Dispatch, Joe Mahoney)