Reference Guide to the Mental Health Act 1983

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New Reference Guides to the Mental Health Act 1983 are being published, to take account of the changes made by the Mental Health Act 2007.

England Wales
MHA_Reference_Guide.jpgThe Reference Guide to the Mental Health Act 1983 was published on 17/9/08 and explains the Act and secondary legislation as the law will stand on 3/11/08. It replaces the Mental Health Act Memorandum, but only applies to England. A separate Welsh reference guide will be published in due course.
Old Guide
The previous guide to the Act was the Mental Health Act Memorandum.