Mental Hospital means a hospital established for the reception and detention of mentally disordered persons under section 30 of the Mental Disorders Ordinance 1952 [Ord. 31 of 1952], and includes an approved hospital gazetted under the Mental Health Ordinance 1961 [Sarawak Ord. 16 of 1961] and an asylum under the Lunatics Ordinance 1961 [Sabah Cap. 74];
Examples of Mental Hospital in a sentence
Mr. Baleni then took ill and was examined by the medical superintendent of the Fort England Mental Hospital who reported that he had gone into a psychotic state, ripped off most of his clothes and needed psychiatric treatment.
More Definitions of Mental Hospital
Mental Hospital or "psychiatric hospital," means a freestanding establishment as defined by 1974 PA 248, MCL 330.1100b, that offers coordinated psychiatric services for the observation, diagnosis, active treatment, and overnight care of persons who have a mental illness, a chronic mental condition, or serious emotional disturbance that requires the daily direction or supervision of physicians who are licensed to practice in the state.