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Statutes > Mississippi > Title-43 > 47

43-47-1 – Short title.
43-47-3 – Legislative purpose.
43-47-5 – Definitions.
43-47-7 – Reporting abuse, neglect, or exploitation; establishment of central register; confidentiality.
43-47-8 – Reporting of money, gift, or valuable received or accepted by care facility employees; record maintenance; penalties.
43-47-9 – Investigations and evaluations; cooperation of physicians and other health and welfare personnel; contracts with agencies and private physicians.
43-47-11 – Protective services plans; interference by caretaker; effect of lack of consent by vulnerable adult.
43-47-13 – Provision of services to vulnerable adult lacking capacity to consent; petition for injunctive relief, hearing, and order; appointment of guardian or conservator.
43-47-15 – Provision of services to alleviate an imminent danger; entry upon premises pursuant to court order; immunity from liability of petitioner acting in good faith.
43-47-17 – Right to bring motion for review of order.
43-47-18 – Sexual battery of vulnerable adult by health care employees or persons in position of trust or authority; fondling vulnerable adult by health care employees or persons in position of trust
43-47-19 – Prohibition against abuse, neglect, or exploitation; penalties; relation to other laws.
43-47-21 – Payment for services; orders to provide custody, care, and maintenance.
43-47-23 – Authority to seek cooperation of organizations and agencies.
43-47-25 – Immunity of department employees from liability.
43-47-27 – Adoption of standards, procedures, and guidelines.
43-47-29 – Appointment of conservator pursuant to Section 93-13-251.
43-47-31 – Objection to provision of services on privacy grounds; persons receiving treatment by spiritual means; objection to medical treatment.
43-47-33 – Education program.
43-47-35 – Implementation of chapter if federal funds become available.
43-47-37 – Reporting of abuse and exploitation of patients and residents of care facilities.
43-47-39 – Vulnerable adults training, investigation and prosecution trust fund created; purpose; funding.