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This legislation has been repealed.

MENTAL HEALTH ACT 1990 - SECT 202

Effect of consent

202 Effect of consent

A consent given under section 201 in relation to a patient or other person has the same effect as if it were given:

(a) in the case of a patient or other person of or above the age of 14 years--by the patient or other person as if the patient or other person had capacity to give the consent, or
(b) in the case of a patient or other person under the age of 14 years--by the parents or guardian of the patient or other person.



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