Section bdf135, Mental Health Act 1983 LCREM
Section bdf135, Mental Health Act 1983 LCREMA section of the UK Mental Health Act 1983 which empowers an Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP) who believes that a person is being ill-treated or is self-neglecting, to apply to a magistrate for a warrant to search for and remove such patients to a place of safety in order to carry out a Mental Health Act assessment. The AMHP or a registered medical practitioner must accompany the police during the search and removal.
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