Chapter 71.32 RCW

MENTAL HEALTH ADVANCE DIRECTIVES

Sections
Legislative declarationFindings.
Definitions.
Construction of definitions.
Adult presumed to have capacity.
Execution of directiveScope.
Execution of directiveElementsEffective dateExpiration.
Prohibited elements.
RevocationWaiver.
Witnesses.
Appointment of agent.
Determination of capacity.
Action to contest directive.
Determination of capacityReevaluations of capacity.
Refusal of admission to inpatient treatmentEffect of directive.
Compliance with directiveConditions for noncompliance.
Electroconvulsive therapy.
ProvidersImmunity from liabilityConditions.
Multiple directives, agentsEffectDisclosure of court orders.
Preexisting, foreign directivesValidity.
Fraud, duress, undue influenceAppointment of guardian.
Execution of directive not evidence of mental disorder or lack of capacity.
Requiring directive prohibited.
Coercion, threats prohibited.
Other authority not limited.
Long-term care facility residentsReadmission after inpatient mental health treatmentEvaluation, report to legislature.
Form.
ConstructionChapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships2009 c 521.