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Gesetz zur Regelung der betreuungsrechtlichen Einwilligung in eine ärztliche Zwangsmaßnahme (Law regulating the legal consent to an involuntary treatment)

Government of Germany Country Resources Capacity related legislation Germany 25 February 2013 Legislation/regulation harm reduction, involuntary admission

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Das vorligende Gesetz hat zur Veränderung in den folgenden Gesetzen geführt:
Bügerliches Geseztbuch, Gesetz über das Verfahren in Familiensachen und in Angelegenheiten der freien Gerichtsbarkeit, Erwachsenenschutzübereinkommens- AusführungsgesetzVorsorgeregister-Verordnung und dem Rechtspflegergesetz.

The law regulating the legal consent to an involuntary treatment has led to changes in the Civil Code, the law on the procedure in family matters and in matters of free jurisdiction, the Adult Protection Convention Implementation Act, Precautionary register Regulation and the Court clerks Act.


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