The Florida Mental Health Act of 1971 (Florida Statute 394.451-394.47891 (2009
rev.) ... It can be initiated by judges, law enforcement officials, physicians, or
mental health professionals. ... Alt...
The Baker Act encourages the voluntary admission of persons for psychiatric ...
this is not possible due to the severity of the person's condition, the law requires.
Question and Answers about the Florida Involuntary Commitment Law – The
Baker Act. Question: When does a patient need to be examined by a health ...
Baker Act Forms - Mandatory: (IMPORTANT: Mandatory Forms may NOT be
altered.) CF - MH 3052a June 2016: Report of Law Enforcement Officer Initiating
Official Internet Site of the Florida Legislature ... The 2016 Florida Statutes ....
120.57(1), except that any order entered by the administrative law judge is final
This part shall be known as “The Florida Mental Health Act” or “The Baker Act.” ....
(19) “Hospital” means a hospital licensed under chapter 395 and part II of ...
Chapter 394 of the Florida Statutes is known as "The Baker Act" and as "The
Florida ... A. A law enforcement officer may take a person who appears to meet
Law enforcement, mental health professionals and courts may initiate the
proceedings by submitting the individual for ... What are some Florida Baker Act
Jul 2, 2015 ... The Baker Act, formally known as the Florida Mental Health Act, gives ... In order
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