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18-11-2006, 02:00 PM
The Mental Health Bill 2006, which seeks to amend the Mental Health Act 1983and also introduce safeguards through amending the Mental Capacity Act 2005, hasbeen introduced into Parliament.The Bill would introduce supervised treatment in the community to help ensure that patients comply with treatment when they are discharged from hospital, and enable action to be taken to prevent relapse. The...

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