Connecticut Judicial Branch:
Reports - Office of Legislative Research:
Department of Mental
Health & Addiction Services:
Connecticut Estates Practice: Incapacity, Powers of Attorney and Adoption in
Connecticut 3d Edition., by Ralph H. Folsom & Gayle B. Wilhelm
Persons with Psychiatric Disabilities
Part II -
Commitment. General Provisions:
Part III - Patients'
Sec.17a-541 Deprivation of Rights of Patient Prohibited. Exception.
Sec.17a-542 Humane and Dignified Treatment Required. Formulation of
Sec.17a-543 Procedures Governing Medication, Treatment, Psychosurgery
and Shock Therapy
Sec.17a-544 Placement of Patient in Seclusion or Mechanical Restraint.
Sec.17a-545 Physical and Psychiatric Examinations
Communication by Mail and Telephone
Visitors. Restrictions on Mail, Telephone, and Visitor
Privileges, When Allowed.
Patient's Rights re Clothing, Possessions, Money and Access
Remedies of Aggrieved Persons.
- Whiting Forensic Division
Part V - Psychiatric
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