881. Duty to carry out mental health assessments.

(13)     Primary Mental Health Assessments: Wales

881.     Duty to carry out mental health assessments.

The following applies to an individual who is liable to be detained under the Mental Health Act 1983 or is subject to a guardianship order under the Mental Health Act 1983 or is a community patient1 or who is receiving secondary mental health services2. A primary mental health assessment must be carried out in respect of the individual3 if:

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    (1)     the relevant scheme provides4 that primary mental health assessments are to be made available in respect of all or specified