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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Florida_Mental_Health_Act

The Florida Mental Health Act of 1971 (Florida Statute ... Reason to believe that the person has a mental illness; ...

www.wikihow.com/Baker-Act-Someone

Nov 4, 2015 ... To “Baker Act” someone means that you initiate the process for an involuntary and emergency psychiatric examination of a person with a ...

www.escambiaclerk.com/clerk/coc_baker_act.aspx

A voluntary Baker Act admission occurs when a person 18 years of age or older, or a parent of a minor, applies for admission to a facility for observation, ...

assets.documentcloud.org/documents/3247796/Baker-Act-Explained.pdf

The Baker Act encourages the voluntary admission of persons for psychiatric ... A person may be taken to a receiving facility for involuntary examination if the.

www.cchrflorida.org/question-and-answers-about-the-florida-involuntary-commitment-law-the-baker-act

... and Answers about the Florida Involuntary Commitment Law – The Baker Act ... (c) Each person who remains at a receiving or treatment facility for more than ...

www.cchrflorida.org/baker-act-is-harmful-not-helpful

When someone arrives at a psychiatric facility under the Baker Act, one can be held for up to seventy-two hours by law. The law clearly dictates a specific ...

www.myflfamilies.com/service-programs/mental-health/baker-act

Baker Act Updates. HB 1355 - Sale and delivery of firearms to persons examined under the Baker Act ... Baker Act Receiving Facilities. If you are looking for ...

ufhealth.org/baker-act

It is important that the Baker Act only be used in situations where the person has a mental illness and meets all the remaining criteria for voluntary or involuntary ...

www.windmoor.com/programs/baker-act.stml

Windmoor Healthcare is a designated Baker Act receiving facility under the Florida Mental Health Law. A person can be taken to a Baker Act Receiving Facility ...

www.clerk.co.okeechobee.fl.us/baker_act.htm

A voluntary Baker Act is when a person 18 years of age or older, or a parent or guardian of a person age 17 or under, makes application for admission to a ...