State hospitals designated.
Eastern and western state hospitals—Primary diagnosis of mental disorder—Duties—Institutes for the study and treatment of mental disorders established.
Integrated service delivery—Incentives to discourage inappropriate placement—Specialized care programs.
Superintendent—Powers—Direction of clinical care, exception.
Background checks of prospective employees.
Seal of hospital.
Superintendent as witness—Exemptions from military duty.
Voluntary patients—Legal competency—Record.
Voluntary patients—Limitation as to number.
Voluntary patients—Charges for hospitalization.
Temporary residential observation and evaluation of persons requesting treatment.
History of patient.
Escape—Apprehension and return.
Escape of patient—Penalty for assisting.
Discharge, parole, death, escape—Notice—Certificate of discharge.
Death—Report to coroner.
Persons under eighteen—Confinement in adult wards.
Persons under eighteen—Special wards and attendants.
Patient's property—Superintendent as custodian—Management and accounting.
Patient's property—Delivery to superintendent as acquittance—Defense, indemnity.
Funds donated to patients.
Federal patients—Agreements authorized.
Transfer of patients—Authority of transferee.
Bringing narcotics, intoxicating liquors, weapons, etc., into institution or its grounds prohibited—Penalty.
Safe patient handling.
Workplace safety plan.
Violence prevention training.
Record of violent acts.
Citation under chapter 49.17
Technical assistance and training.
Annual report to the legislature.
Provisions applicable to hospitals governed by chapter.
Construction—Purpose—1959 c 28.
Construction—Effect on laws relating to the criminally insane—"Insane" as used in other statutes.
Construction—Chapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships—2009 c 521.