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Mental Capacity Act (MCA) and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) (MHA12)


The Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA) came into effect in April 2007. An amendment, contained in the Mental Health Act 2007, concerning deprivation of liberty safeguards came into force in April 2009
Date created: 21 March 2017
Last modified: 13 July 2017

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