Close Menu
Schedule a Free Consultation Today 813-739-1776
9312 North Armenia Avenue, Tampa, FL 33612

What is the Baker Act?

Return to Video FAQs


In Florida the Baker Act is a means of providing individuals with emergency mental health medical services, and potentially temporary detention for the purpose of having that person evaluated, and to assist them in overcoming a mental health crisis. Sometimes a person who is subject to the Baker Act law can be held either voluntarily, or involuntarily.

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

© 2018 - 2023 Tison Law Group, Attorneys at Law. All rights reserved.

Contact Form Tab