Records relating to the Mental Health Act 1959

Scope and Content

Includes: blank forms issued under the Mental Health Act relating to patient reports and discharges, dated 1959; a summary of the main provisions under the Mental Health Act, dated 1959; correspondence and guidance relating to the provisions of the act from the Welsh Board of Health, dated Oct 1959 to May 1965 a report on new terminology on mental health to be used in conjunction with the act, dated Jan 1960; correspondence and guidance relating to new forms for medical reports, including blank forms, dated Mar 1963.