Mental Health Act 2007 No 8
Historical version for 14 May 2013 to 30 August 2015 (accessed 13 July 2020 at 03:42) Current version
Chapter 4 Part 3 Section 104
104   Effect of consents
A consent given under this Part has the same effect as if it were given by the patient and the patient had the capacity to consent or, in the case of a child under the age of 14 years or a person under guardianship, by the person having capacity to consent on the child’s or person’s behalf.