When a person committed under AS 47.37.190 – 47.37.205 is absent from a treatment facility without authorization, the administrator, or that person’s designee, may contact peace officers who shall take the person into custody and return the respondent to the treatment facility.

Terms Used In Alaska Statutes 47.37.207 - Unauthorized absences: return to facility

  • person: includes a corporation, company, partnership, firm, association, organization, business trust, or society, as well as a natural person. See Alaska Statutes 01.10.060