Part 20Absconding

Patients from other jurisdictions

309Patients from other jurisdictions

(1)Regulations may make provision applying sections 301 to 303 of this Act to persons in Scotland who are subject to corresponding measures in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, the Isle of Man or the Channel Islands.

(2)Those regulations may make such modifications of those sections in that application as the Scottish Ministers think fit.

(3)The reference in subsection (1) above to persons subject to corresponding measures shall be construed in accordance with section 290(8) of this Act.