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MENTAL HEALTH (TREATMENT AND CARE) AMENDMENT ACT 2014 (NO. 51 OF 2014)


TABLE OF PROVISIONS

           Long Title

   1.      Name of Act  
   2.      Commencement  
   3.      Legislation amended  
   4.      Long title  
   5.      Part 1 heading  
   6.      Section 1  
   7.      Offences against Act—application of Criminal Code  
   8.      Section 4A, note 1  
   9.      Section 4A, note 1  
   10.     Section 4A, note 1  
   11.     Sections 5, 6 and parts 2 and 4  
   12.     Part 5 heading and sections 37 to 41  
   13.     Notification of Magistrates Court about emergency detention or release from emergency  
   14.     Section 41A  
   15.     New section 41A (2)  
   16.     Section 42  
   17.     Medical examination  
   18.     Treatment during detention  
   19.     Section 44 (1), note  
   20.     Section 44 (as amended)  
   21.     Section 45 heading  
   22.     Section 45  
   23.     Section 45  
   24.     Section 45  
   25.     Orders for release  
   26.     Section 46 (2)  
   27.     Approved facilities  
   28.     Divisions 5A.1 to 5A.5  
   29.     Section 48A heading  
   30.     Section 48A  
   31.     Section 48B heading  
   32.     Section 48B  
   33.     Authority to enter into agreements  
   34.     Recognition of interstate laws and orders  
   35.     Transfer of custodial patients from ACT  
   36.     New section 48G (4)  
   37.     Psychiatric treatment orders relating to interstate  
   38.     Section 48M (2)  
   39.     Apprehension of interstate persons absent without leave or in breach of  
   40.     Regulations relating to apprehension of persons  
   41.     Sections 48A to 48R (as amended)  
   42.     Interstate application of mental health laws  
   43.     New chapters 7 and 8  
   44.     Rights of mentally dysfunctional or mentally ill  
   45.     Informed consent  
   46.     Section 62  
   47.     Consent of Supreme Court  
   48.     Refusal of surgery  
   49.     Committees  
   50.     Electroconvulsive therapy and psychiatric surgery  
   51.     Divisions 7.1 to 7.3  
   52.     Subdivisions 7.2.1 to 7.2.6  
   53.     Part 8 heading  
   54.     Review of certain people found unfit to  
   55.     Recommendations about people with mental illness or mental  
   56.     Sections 72 to 74  
   57.     Part 9 heading  
   58.     Section 76 heading  
   59.     Section 76  
   60.     Sections 77 to 79  
   61.     Appearance  
   62.     Section 80 (1) (g)  
   63.     Section 81  
   64.     Directions to registrar  
   65.     Section 84 (as amended)  
   66.     Notice of hearing  
   67.     Section 86  
   68.     Who is given a copy of the order?  
   69.     Section 87 (1) (g)  
   70.     Section 87 (1) (i)  
   71.     New section 87 (1) (k)  
   72.     New section 87 (2) (ba)  
   73.     New section 87 (3) (c)  
   74.     Part 10 heading  
   75.     Functions  
   76.     New section 113 (c)  
   77.     New section 114  
   78.     Section 116  
   79.     Delegation by chief psychiatrist  
   80.     Mental health officers  
   81.     Chief psychiatrist's annual report  
   82.     Care coordinator  
   83.     Sections 120B and 120C  
   84.     Delegation by care coordinator  
   85.     Care coordinator's annual report  
   86.     Official visitors  
   87.     Meaning of official visitor etc  
   88.     Section 121  
   89.     Appointment of official visitors—additional suitability  
   90.     New section 122AA  
   91.     Official visitor's functions  
   92.     Section 122A  
   93.     New section 122A (d)  
   94.     New section 122BB  
   95.     Notice to official visitor of detainee receiving mental health treatment or care in  
   96.     Section 122B  
   97.     Complaint about treatment or care provided at a place other than visitable  
   98.     Section 122C  
   99.     New parts 12.4 and 12.5  
   100.    Part 12 heading  
   101.    Section 123  
   102.    Owner or manager to be licensed  
   103.    Issue of licence  
   104.    Section 125 (4)  
   105.    Section 125 (5) (e)  
   106.    Effect of cancellation  
   107.    Appointment of inspectors  
   108.    Powers of inspection  
   109.    Section 134 (1) (b) and (c)  
   110.    Divisions 12.1 to 12.3  
   111.    Section 136 heading  
   112.    Section 136  
   113.    Sections 136 to 137A  
   114.    Notification and review of decisions  
   115.    Unauthorised treatment  
   116.    Section 138  
   117.    Miscellaneous  
   118.    New chapter 14  
   119.    Section 140  
   120.    Relationship with Guardianship and Management of Property  
   121.    Section 142 (2) (a)  
   122.    Section 142, new note  
   123.    Relationship with Powers of Attorney Act  
   124.    Section 143, new note  
   125.    Certain rights unaffected  
   126.    New section 145A  
   127.    Miscellaneous  
   128.    Reviewable decisions  
   129.    Schedule 1, new items 1A to 1E  
   130.    Dictionary, note 2  
   131.    Dictionary, new definitions  
   132.    Dictionary, definition of agreement  
   133.    Dictionary, definitions of applicant and application  
   134.    Dictionary, new definition of approved community care facility  
   135.    Dictionary, definition of approved health facility  
   136.    Dictionary, definitions of approved mental health facility and assessment  
   137.    Dictionary, new definitions  
   138.    Dictionary, definition of community care facility  
   139.    Dictionary, new definitions  
   140.    Dictionary, definition of corresponding law  
   141.    Dictionary, new definitions  
   142.    Dictionary, definitions of information statement etc  
   143.    Dictionary, new definition of mental disorder  
   144.    Dictionary, definition of mental dysfunction  
   145.    Dictionary, definitions of mental health facility, mental health professional  
   146.    Dictionary, new definition of nominated person  
   147.    Dictionary, definition of offender with a mental impairment  
   148.    Dictionary, definition of official visitor  
   149.    Dictionary, new definitions  
   150.    Dictionary, definition of private psychiatric institution  
   151.    Dictionary, definition of proceeding  
   152.    Dictionary, new definition of psychiatric facility  
   153.    Dictionary, definition of psychiatric institution  
   154.    Dictionary, new definitions  
   155.    Dictionary, definitions of responsible person etc  
   156.    Dictionary, new definitions  
           SCHEDULE 1
           ENDNOTES


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