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Florida Mental Health Act


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

Baker Act | UF Health, University of Florida Health


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 ...

Baker Act - Okeechobee Clerk of Court


What is a Baker Act? A Baker Act is a means of providing individuals with emergency services and temporary detention for mental health evaluation and ...

Locked in hospital, woman caught in Baker Act fight - | Miami Herald


Aug 18, 2015 ... The Baker Act allows 72 hours to determine whether a patient meets the criteria for involuntary commitment. But the act allows a so-called ...

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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.

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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...

How to Baker Act Someone: 14 Steps (with Pictures)


Nov 4, 2015 ... 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 ...

Baker Act Executive Summary - Florida Supreme Court


Baker Act - Florida Department of Children and Families


involuntary provisions of the Baker Act. Criteria. A person may be taken to a receiving facility for involuntary examination if the following three criteria are met: 1.

Baker Act Reporting Center


The 2014 Baker Act User Reference Guide is available in pdf format or Hard Copy via Pro ... The 2014 Annual Report of Baker Act Data (PDF) is now available.

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Baker Act Updates. HB 1355 - Sale and delivery of firearms to persons examined under the Baker Act · Florida Department of Law Enforcement Training on HB ...

Baker Act - Clerk of Courts - Miami-Dade County


Baker Act. The Baker Act allows for a person to be picked up and transported to a crisis stabilization unit for an involuntary psychiatric examination. It is based on ...

Baker Act - Escambia County Clerk of the Circuit Court


Chapter 394 of the Florida Statutes is known as "The Baker Act" and as "The Florida Mental Health Act". A Baker Act proceeding is a means of providing an ...