Legislation

The Mental Health Act 1983 (Places of Safety) Regulations 2017

Introduction

Authority These regulations were made under sections 136(1C)(d) and 136A(2) and (3) of the Mental Health Act 1983. General description These regulations set out the circumstances in which a police station may be used as a place of safety for a person aged 18 years or over considered to be suffering from a mental disorder, […]

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