Coronavirus response

The present state of emergency means that much of the information in the Community Law Manual does not currently apply. You can find up-to-date legal information in our new section Coronavirus and the Law.

Communtity Law Manual | Mental health

Mental health

The compulsory assessment and treatment system

What this chapter covers

For information about laws that protect against discrimination on the grounds of mental illness and other impairments, see the chapter “Disability rights”.

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