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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Florida_Mental_Health_Act

The Florida Mental Health Act of 1971 (Florida Statute 394.451-394.47891 (2009 rev.)), commonly known as the ...

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

A Baker Act is a means of providing individuals with emergency services and temporary detention for mental health evaluation and treatment when required, ...

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

Commonly referred to as a “Baker Act” the initiation of an involuntary exam, what that means and what rights are accorded to a person is often not known and ...

ufhealth.org/baker-act

Baker Act. The Baker Act is a Florida law that enables families and loved ones to provide emergency mental health services and temporary detention for people ...

www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Baker%20act

The Baker Act is a law in Florida that allows mentally ill people to be committed to a mental health facility for 72 hours, against the will of the mentally ill person.

www.leg.state.fl.us/Statutes/index.cfm?App_mode=Display_Statute&URL=0300-0399/0394/0394.html

394.47892 Mental health court programs. 394.451 Short title.—This part shall be known as “The Florida Mental Health Act” or “The Baker Act.” History.—s. 1, ch.

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

If you are looking for services or confirming if a provider is a Baker Act receiving facility, please use the following link. Baker Act Receiving Facilities ...

www.dcf.state.fl.us/programs/samh/MentalHealth/laws/histba.pdf

1. History of the Baker Act. It's Development & Intent. History. In 1971 the Florida Legislature passed into law the Florida Mental Health Act, which went into effect ...

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Jul 1, 2017 ... Educate yourself about the Baker Act. The Baker Act, also known as the Florida Mental Health Act (Florida Statute Chapter 394, Part I) is a law ...