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Mental Health Act 2000

Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel Country Resources Mental Health Legislation, Regulations and Implementation Guides Queensland 1 July 2012 Legislation/regulation

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The purpose of this Act is to provide for the involuntary assessment and treatment, and the protection, of persons (whether adults or minors) who have mental illnesses while at
the same time—
(a) safeguarding their rights and freedoms; and
(b) balancing their rights and freedoms with the rights andfreedoms of other persons.


Mental Health Act 2000
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