Evaluation of the Dutch Hospital Orders Act

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Evaluation of the Dutch Hospital Orders Act

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Summary

The Dutch Hospital Orders Act took effect in 1997. This Act regulates the internal legal position of mentally ill offenders subject to the Dutch special sanction in criminal law: the tbs measure. Ten years after its enactment, the Act was evaluated for the second time.

Publication data

Author(s):
Hoek, D. van der, Eppink, K., Koenraadt, F., Boone, M.
Organization(s):
WODC, Universiteit Utrecht, Willem Pompe Instituut
Place of publication:
The Hague
Publisher:
Boom juridische uitgevers
Year of publication:
2009
ISBN:
978-90-8974-155-4