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Mental Health (Amendment) Act 1982

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58In section 38(4)—

(a)in paragraph (a) after the words " the Mental Health Act 1959 " there shall be inserted the words

or section 30 or 31 of the Mental Health (Amendment) Act 1982;

(b)in paragraph (b) for the words from " within " to " guardian ship under that Act" there shall be substituted the words

within the meaning of the said Act of 1959 without being liable to be detained as aforesaid, being treatment which follows without any interval a period during which he was liable to be detained or subject to guardianship as aforesaid.

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