Chapter 12. Scenarios I: Children and Young Persons

  1. Bridgit Dimond

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470697665.ch12a

Legal Aspects of Mental Capacity

Legal Aspects of Mental Capacity

How to Cite

Dimond, B. (2008) Scenarios I: Children and Young Persons, in Legal Aspects of Mental Capacity, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470697665.ch12a

Author Information

  1. Emeritus Professor, University of Glamorgan, Wales, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405133593

Online ISBN: 9780470697665

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Keywords:

  • children;
  • young persons;
  • mental capacity act (MCA);
  • overruling;
  • sterilisation

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Young persons and children under 18 years

  • Sterilisation in the best interests of a young person

  • Court of Protection and financial decisions

  • The most appropriate court

  • Advance decision and the young person under 18 years

  • References