(405 ILCS 5/4-402)
(from Ch. 91 1/2, par. 4-402)
(a) No person may be detained at a facility for more than 24 hours
pending admission under this Article unless within that time a clinical
psychologist, clinical social worker, or physician examines the respondent
and certifies that he meets the standard for emergency admission.
(b) The certificate shall contain the examiner's observations, other factual
information relied upon, and a statement as to whether the respondent was
advised of his rights under Section 4-503. If no certificate is executed,
the respondent shall be released immediately.
(Source: P.A. 87-530.)