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Health - The Law Handbook, Chapter 28

Health - The Law Handbook, Chapter 28

The Law Handbook is a practical guide to understanding the law in NSW and the new 13th edition is just out. It is available online, free and in full text from the Find Legal Answers website. Print copies are available for loan - ask at your local NSW public library.

Chapter 28 of the handbook is on health and it covers:

  • mental health
  • hospital treatment under Mental Health Act
  • involuntary patients
  • Mental Health Review Tribunal
  • psychiatric services
  • HIV/AIDS
  • medical issues and legal requirements regarding HIV
  • issues for people with HIV
  • discrimination
  • employment
  • superannuation
  • wills
  • pensions and benefits
  • immigration.