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Mental Health Act Amendment Act 1960 (1960 - 1995)

Amending Act

The Mental Health Act Amendment Act 1960 (Act No.35/1960) was passed and commenced on 3 November 1960. Its long title was 'An Act to amend the Mental Health Act, 1935-1959'. It repeals Section 20 of the Mental Health Act 1935 and includes provisions for leave of absence for Superintendents or medical officers of a mental health institution.

Sources used to compile this entry:

Law Research Service, Melbourne Law School, Law Library, The University of Melbourne. 'Find and Connect Project - South Australia Legislation', 13 December 2013, held in the project files at the University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre.

Prepared by: Christine Moje