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MENTAL HEALTH ACT 2016 - SECT 65
Transport for assessment
65 Transport for assessment
(1) This section applies to a person in custody who is subject to a
recommendation for assessment.
(2) The person may be transported by an
authorised person from the person’s place of custody to an inpatient unit of
an authorised mental health service for assessment under chapter 2 , part 3 .
(3) The authorised person may transport the person only if both of the
following have been made for the person—
(a) an administrator consent;
a custodian consent.
(4) Despite section 44 (1) and (2) , the person may be
transported only to, and assessed only in, an inpatient unit of an authorised
mental health service.
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