Mental Health Act Table

The following table is effective from 3rd November 2008 onwards after the relevant section of the Mental Health Act 2007 came into force, and sets out the relationship between Parts and Sections of the Mental Health Act 1983 (amended by the Crime (Sentences) Act 1997 and the Mental Health Act 2007), and specifies how the codes in MENTAL HEALTH ACT LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE, STATUS OF PATIENT INCLUDED IN THE PSYCHIATRIC CENSUS CODE and MENTAL HEALTH ACT 2007 MENTAL CATEGORY interrelate.

The underlying MENTAL HEALTH ACT LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE of an Adult Mental Health, Learning Disability or Autism Spectrum Disorder Care Spell will be carried through a period of Supervised Community Treatment although the MENTAL HEALTH ACT LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION will be suspended during that period.

PART

SECTIONS

MENTAL HEALTH ACT LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE

Status of Patient In Psychiatric Census

MENTAL HEALTH ACT 2007 MENTAL CATEGORY

Part II2 - 3402 - 061 or 3A, B, 9
Part III35 - 5507 - 18, 341 or 3A, B, 9
Part IV56 - 64Not listed, not relevant
Part V65 - 79Not listed, not relevant
Part VI80 - 92Not listed, not relevant
Part VII93 - 113Not listed, not relevant
Part VIII114 - 125Not listed, not relevant
Part IX126 - 130Not listed, not relevant
Part X131 - 14919 - 201 or 3A, B, 9
Previous legislation
(other acts)
30 - 321 or 3A, B, 9
Not detained01, 35, 3628

The following table is effective prior to 3rd November 2008 when the relevant section of the Mental Health Act 2007 came into force, and sets out the relationship between Parts and Sections of the Mental Health Act 1983 (amended by the Crime (Sentences) Act 1997), and specifies how the codes in MENTAL HEALTH ACT LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE, STATUS OF PATIENT INCLUDED IN THE PSYCHIATRIC CENSUS CODE and MENTAL CATEGORY interrelate.

PART

SECTIONS

MENTAL HEALTH ACT LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE

Status of Patient In Psychiatric Census

MENTAL CATEGORY

Part II2 - 3402 - 061 or 31 - 5, 9
Part III35 - 5507 - 18, 341 or 31 - 5, 9
Part IV56 - 64Not listed, not relevant
Part V65 - 79Not listed, not relevant
Part VI80 - 92Not listed, not relevant
Part VII93 - 113Not listed, not relevant
Part VIII114 - 125Not listed, not relevant
Part IX126 - 130Not listed, not relevant
Part X131 - 14919 - 201 or 31 - 5, 9
Previous legislation
(other acts)
30 - 321 or 31 - 5, 9
Not detained/
Supervised Discharge
under Section 25
01, 33, 35, 3628