27A-12-3.10 Application for transfer from involuntary to voluntary status.
Application for transfer from involuntary to voluntary status.
under an order of involuntary commitment has the right to apply for and give consent to transfer to
voluntary status. Such transfer shall be forthwith granted unless the person is unable to understand
the nature of voluntary status or the transfer would not be in the best interest of the person, in which
case such findings shall be entered in the person's medical record and shall be reviewed every sixty
days. If transfer to voluntary status occurs, notice shall be given to the board of mental illness which
initiated the commitment.
Source: SL 1991, ch 220, § 192.