Part 16Medical treatment

Additional safeguards for certain informal patients

244Scottish Ministers' power to make provision in relation to treatment for certain informal patients

Regulations may prescribe conditions that must be satisfied before types of medical treatment specified in the regulations may be given to patients—

(a)who are under 16 years of age; and

(b)in respect of whom the giving of medical treatment is not authorised by virtue of this Act or the 1995 Act.