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Zakon o duševnem zdravju (Mental Health Act)

The Government of Slovenia Country Resources Mental Health Legislation, Regulations and Implementation Guides Slovenia 23 July 2008 Legislation/regulation

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This Act provides for a system of health care and social care in mental health institutions or agents of these activities and the rights of persons during treatment. This Act sets out the procedures in regard to treatment in psychiatric hospitals; treatment in maximum security and social welfare institutions and controlled treatment among other things.

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Slovenian, 3 MB pdf

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