The Livingston County
Probate Court directs you to:
For information regarding
services which are available to individuals with mental illness.
The Probate Court assists
with mentally ill patients when a Petition/Application for Hospitalization (PCM 201) is filed with the Court requesting a transport
order for an individual to be examined by a physician or licensed psychologist.
A Supplemental Petition for Application for Hospitalization and Order for Examination (PCM 209) is
also required to be executed by the Petitioner.
If the Court receives a Petition/Application for Hospitalization
2 Clinical Certificates (PCM 208) from
a hospital, the Court schedules a deferral conference and hearing. An attorney
is appointed to represent an individual who is the subject of the Petition for
the Court proceedings.
**NOTE: Pursuant to Local Administrative Order
2004-02 the only pleadings accepted via facsimile in the Livingston County
Probate and 44th Circuit Courts are pleadings regarding Mental Health Code