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  • PART I ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT
  • TITLE XVII PUBLIC WELFARE
  • CHAPTER 123B MENTAL RETARDATION

Section 1 - Definitions

Section 2 - Regulations

Section 3 - Transfers; notice to guardian or relative; consent; objection; hearing; right to counsel; emergency transfer

Section 4 - Periodic review; notice

Section 5 - Retention of persons

Section 6 - Voluntary admissions; consultation with attorney; discharge

Section 7 - Voluntary admissions; withdrawal; notice; examination

Section 8 - Transportation of persons with an intellectual disability; restraint

Section 9 - Mailing privileges; visitation rights; legal and civil rights

Section 10 - Legal capacity of persons admitted or committed

Section 11 - Guardian or conservator; appointment

Section 12 - Deposit of funds held in trust for residents; unclaimed funds and personal property; fiduciaries

Section 13 - Administration of estate of deceased resident

Section 14 - Violent or unnatural death of residents; notice to district attorney

Section 15 - Instruction and education; work programs; sale of work products

Section 16 - Charges for care of persons in facilities

Section 17 - Records; inspection