13.1503 Commitment hearing.

A commitment hearing shall be held, and shall require the testimony in open court of the following:

(1) the person or persons completing the certificate of need for emergency commitment;

(2) the physicians who completed the first and second certificates of medical need for commitment;

(3) the person about whom the court is considering commitment; and

(4) any other person or persons considered necessary by the court.

History: 1980, PL 16-73 § 3.