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Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000

Scottish Parliament; Scottish Government Country Resources Capacity related legislation Scotland 31 December 2000 Legislation/regulation legal capacity

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This is the main piece of mental capacity legislation in Scotland.

It includes discussion on:

General principles;
CONTINUING POWERS OF ATTORNEY AND WELFARE POWERS OF ATTORNEY;
Accounts and funds;
MANAGEMENT OF RESIDENTS’ FINANCES;
MEDICAL TREATMENT AND RESEARCH;
INTERVENTION ORDERS AND GUARDIANSHIP ORDERS.

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