Mental capacity and deprivation of liberty: the Law Commission’s review of the deprivation of liberty safeguards
The Journal of Adult Protection
Article publication date: 14 August 2017
The purpose of this paper is to provide a brief overview of the Law Commission’s final report and recommendations on the reform of the deprivation of liberty safeguards under the Mental Capacity Act.
Summary of main report.
The proposals contained in the Law Commision Review and proposals for law reform are outlined.
This is a summary.
Spencer-Lane, T. (2017), "Mental capacity and deprivation of liberty: the Law Commission’s review of the deprivation of liberty safeguards", The Journal of Adult Protection, Vol. 19 No. 4, pp. 220-227. https://doi.org/10.1108/JAP-04-2017-0016
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