Mental Health Regulation

Original Language Title: Mielenterveysasetus

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Read the untranslated law here: http://www.finlex.fi/fi/laki/ajantasa/1990/19901247

Presentation by the Minister of Social Affairs and health, 14 December 1990 on the mental health Act (1116/90) pursuant to the first subparagraph of article 34: Chapter 1 General provisions article 1 (December 29, 2009/1646), shop floor control district is carrying out the mental health Act (1116/90) as provided for in section 4 of the shop floor control system to ensure that the content of the control is such that it contributes to the capacity of staff to provide the required mental health services to the population.


section 2 of the Medical treatment of his choice, regardless of the will regardless of a person's will be carried out only in a hospital psychiatric treatment within the unit, which is in a position to provide such care.
Mental health law section 8 subsection 2 of the said unit means the hospital's children's and youth psychiatric treatment unit of the Advisory Committee. (18.12.1992/1446) the examination of the State of mind of the accused, Chapter 2 and 3 of the treatment, regardless of the will of the (December 29, 2009/1646) transmission of judicial documents if the Court has ordered the State of mind of the accused is admissible and the accused is in custody, the National Institute for health and Welfare shall be the documents sent to it by the Court of Justice on the investigation to be made and shall inform the Director of the prison for a doctor, according to the documents in which the accused are kept, and where the research will take place.
If the accused is not prescribed for imprisonment, Health and the well-being of the body shall be responsible for the examination of the documents to the doctor, and the notice of the place and the date of the investigation the accused's place of residence, which shall be notified to the police investigation and the starting point of the test.


section 4 (December 29, 2009/1646) when they are suffering from the investigation documents When the crime the accused's State of mind has been studied, research the doctor needs to provide for the health and well-being of service with an analysis of the investigation and to give its opinion on the State of mind of the accused as well as the return of the documents. All of these documents, as well as his own opinion on the State of mind of the accused, the National Institute for health and Welfare shall forward to the Court.


section 5 (December 29, 2009/1646) the delivery of the decision on the continuation of the Mental Health Care Act, section 17 of the decision referred to in paragraph 2, the continuation of the treatment and the supporting documents must be submitted in good time before the establishment of the health and welfare of mental health law section 17 (2) and (3) the end of the period of six months referred to in the treatment.


section 6 (December 29, 2009/1646) section 6 is repealed by A December 29/1646.
2 (a) in the figure (28.12.2000/1282) children's and young people's mental health services, section 6 (a) (17 February 2005/108) 6 (a) in the section has been repealed A 17 February 2005/108.


6 (b) of section (28.12.2000/1282) treatment of the exercise of the cooperation of units of the child or young person to mental health services, will manage the unit to take care of, the consent of the parent or guardian or other legal representative of the patient, or if the patient age and degree of maturity on the basis of the ability to decide for their care, with his consent, that the patient's treatment moves to the new entity, this new unit has at its disposal all the information necessary for the implementation of further treatment.


6 (c) of section (28.12.2000/1282) out-patient support measures shall ensure that children and young people with mental health disorders on an outpatient basis is a necessary and sufficient support measures in order to enable the survival of.


Article 6 (d) (December 29, 2009/1646) in the area of regional cooperation, article 5 of the law on mental health in order to establish the operational entity referred to: children's and young people's mental health at work into the area of the municipal hospital district Federation and to agree on the regional division of labour and its implementation. In addition, the health center that maintains the district will need to organize at least once a year a concertation procedure, which is called a district in children's and young people's mental health providers, including private entities and service providers. Meeting can be arranged in the district. The representatives of the municipalities and intermunicipal will agree at a meeting of the municipal children's and young people's mental health, the objectives of the work and practice of the Division of labour in the region. In addition, the meeting may be about how private parties may be involved in cooperation. The regional government agency will also hold an annual children's and young people's mental health services, the development of the regional division of labour, yhteistyökokoukset.
Chapter 3 miscellaneous provisions section 7 (December 29, 2009/1646) when they are suffering from the urgency of the research and management of the amount of the order of the National Institute for health and welfare, taking into account the urgency of the investigations when they are suffering from, the order in which section 6 of the law on mental health patients are referred to in the State of mind of the examination or treatment for a State mental hospital.


section 8 of the service of the mental health law, article 11 of the decision referred to in paragraph 2 shall be given to the patient without delay. (December 29, 2009/1646)
If the patient is a minor, the decision is communicated to him, if he is 12 years old, and the person to whom the article 11 of the law on mental health, is to be given an opportunity to be heard.
If the adult patient is prescribed for the guardian or the trustee, is a decision to be served on him as well.

(L) service management 232/1966 HallintoL:lla 434/2003 is repealed. See service HallintoL 434/2003 9 and chapter 10.



date of entry into force of article 9 of this Regulation shall enter into force on 1 January 1991.
Before the entry into force of the regulation may be to take the measures needed to implement it.

The change of the date of entry into force and the application of the acts: 3508/92/1133: This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 December 1992.




18.12.1992/1446: This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 January 1993.




on 19 March 1993/302: This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 May 1993.




28.12.2000/1282: This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 January 2001.
Before the entry into force of the regulation may be to take the measures needed to implement the regulation.




17 February 2005/108: This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 March 2005.




December 29, 2009/1646: This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 January 2010.