NEW - Legislative Changes 2017 - Legislative changes to Ombudsman Office statute.
Minnesota Statutes for the Office of Ombudsman for Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities (OMHDD)
245.91 - Definitions
245.92 - Office of Ombudsman; Creation; Qualifications; Function
245.93 - Organization of Office of Ombudsman
245.94 - Powers of Ombudsman; Reviews and Evaluations; Recommendations
245.945 - Reimbursement to Ombudsman for Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities
245.95 - Recommendations and Reports to Governor
245.96 - Civil Actions
245.97 - Ombudsman Committee
State of Minnesota Revisor's Office List of Rules
Office of the Revisor of Statutes
Minnesota Health Care Bill of Rights M.S. 144.651 (Patient Bill of Rights)
Minnesota Patient Bill of Rights Scroll down to the bottom of the page and select the appropriate language translation.
Bill of Rights for Wards and Protected Persons M.S. 524.5-120
Minnesota Vulnerable Adult Act M.S. 626.557 through 626.5572
Maltreatment of Minors Act M.S. 626.556
Minnesota Public Guardianship/Conservatorship M.S. 252A
Minnesota Private Guardianship/Conservatorship M.S. 524See Sections 524.5-101 through 524.5 - 903.
Minnesota Health Care Directives Law - 1998, M.S. 145C
Minnesota Civil Commitment Statute 253BThis statute covers general commitments for persons in need of court ordered treatment for mental illness, mental retardation, or chemical dependency. Also contained in the general provisions is language pertaining to persons considered to be mentally ill and dangerous to the public.
Specific provisions relating to civil commitment of persons classified as Sexual Psychopathic Personality or Sexually Dangerous Persons begin at 253B.185.
Chapter 256G. Unitary Residence and Financial Responsibilityhttps://www.revisor.mn.gov/statutes/?id=256G&view=chapter
Interstate contract, mental health, chemical health, detoxification services