The Florida Mental Health Act of 1971 (Florida Statute 394.451-394.47891 (2009
rev.) ... The Baker Act allows for involuntary examination (what some call
emergency or involuntary commitment). ... in...
Question and Answers about the Florida Involuntary Commitment Law – The
Baker Act. Question: When does a patient need to be examined by a health ...
still meet involuntary criteria. Q. Can an individual whom is non-resident of
Florida be legally detained and court committed under the Florida Baker Act?
... HEALTH ACT--BAKER ACT--INVOLUNTARY COMMITMENT--time periods for
involuntary commitment. ss. 394.463 and 394.467, Florida Statutes (1996 Supp.)
Nov 17, 2014 ... Florida's Marchman Act: Why Involuntary Commitment Works .... abuse and
mental health care, “not just Marchman Acts and Baker Acts.”.
This chapter discusses FLorida's Baker Act, the Law which aLLows the.
invoLuntary commitment of individuals who poses a danger to them-. seLves or
to others ...
Baker Act Defense, Involuntary Baker Act Confinement, Involuntary Confinement
in Hospital, Confinement in Baker Act Facility, Mental Health Confinement, ...
An involuntary Baker Act admission occurs upon a finding by a court that (1) a
person is mentally ill and, because of the mental illness, he/she has refused ...
Dec 20, 2012 ... A summary of Connecticut's law on involuntary commitment for substance ...
Another Florida Act (the Florida Mental Health Act, or Baker Act) ...
They are private or public facilities that provide emergency treatment and
evaluations for involuntary commitment under Chapter 394, F.S. (Baker Act).