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Lov om frihedsberøvelse og anden tvang i psykiatrien (Psykiatriloven) (Act on deprivation of liberty and other coercion in psychiatry) (the Mental Health Care Act)

The Danish Parliament Country Resources Mental Health Legislation, Regulations and Implementation Guides Denmark 31 December 1989 Legislation/regulation involuntary admission, mental health service, mental health treatment

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Frihedsberøvelse og anvendelse af anden tvang i forbindelse med indlæggelse, ophold og behandling på psykiatrisk afdeling må kun finde sted efter reglerne i denne lov.


Detention and use of other coercion in connection with the admission, stay and treatment at the psychiatric unit may take place - only in accordance with this Act.

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