The Code of Practice provides guidance on how the Mental Health Act 1983 should be applied. New Codes will come into force in England and Wales on 3/11/08. The new Codes reflect changes made to the Mental Health Act 1983 by the Mental Health Act 2007.
|Mental Health Act 1983 Code Of Practice for England — The external links on this page are to (1) the Code of Practice and to the various documents referred to in that Code; (2) the new Code of Practice, which will take effect on 1/4/15 subject to Parliamentary approval.
Department of Health, 'Stronger Code: Better Care: Consultation on proposed changes to the Code of Practice: Mental Health Act 1983' (7/7/14) - Consultations#Department of Health
|Mental Health Act 1983 Code of Practice for Wales — This is the Welsh Code of Practice which came into force on 3/11/08.|
|Mental Health Act 1983 Code of Practice (1999)|