Draft Rules and Regulations under Mental Healthcare Act, 2017

Subsequent to the Mental Healthcare Bill, 2017, a Committee of Experts comprising of persons representing various stakeholders in the filed of mental health was constituted for framing Rules and Regulations under the Mental Healthcare Act, 2017. The Committee has submitted the draft of the Rules and Regulations to be framed under the Mental Healthcare Act, 2017 containing the following: Rules to be framed under Section 121; Regulations to be framed by the Central Authority under Section 122; and Regulations to be framed by the State Authorities under Section 123.