The nickname of the legislation has led to the term "Baker Act" as a transitive verb
, and "Baker Acted" as a passive-voice verb, for invoking the Act to force an ...
I knew a girl who got Baker Acted after she wouldn't stop cutting herself. by
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Jan 31, 2010 ... If someone you love is out of control and you fear for their safety or the safety of
others, you can have them involuntarily Baker Acted and ...
www.dcf.state.fl.us/programs/samh/mentalhealth/docs/Baker Act Overview 2013.pdf
person's consent, often called “getting Baker Acted.” • Involuntary exams are
initiated by: o Law enforcement officers (49%) o Mental health professionals and
The Baker Act refers to a Florida statute that allows for an individual who is 18
years or older to be either voluntarily or involuntarily committed to a psychiatric ...
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 ...
Dec 13, 2010 ... If you are Baker Acted, you can be detained, searched and your name run
through the court and legal system electronically. The police will ...
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May 31, 2012 ... I have been Baker Acted for saying things that I did not mean. ... I was Baker
Acted, I confided in the SRO about problems at home (Parents ...
Nov 6, 2014 ... Being Baker Acted essentially means that a person has exhibited some extreme
behavior that insinuates a mental illness, and without care or ...