Legislation

Mental Capacity Act 2005

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Introduction

To access the individual sections of this guide, click on the ‘Parts and Sections’ box to the right. Overview This act reformed the law about people who lack the mental capacity to do or consent to something. This includes defining what it means to lack capacity and controlling what can be done for those who […]

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