ARKANSAS ADULT ABUSE ACT Subchapter 1 General Provisions § 5-28-101. Definitions. As used in this chapter, unless the context otherwise requires: 1. "Endangered adult" means: A. An adult eighteen (18) years of age or older who is found to be in a situation or.
1 The following definitions apply in this Act. "abuse" means (a) in relation to a specified adult who is a vulnerable person under The Vulnerable Persons Living with a Mental Disability Act, abuse as defined in that Act; and (b) in relation to a specified adult under any other designated Act, abuse as .
Justia US Law US Codes and Statutes Arkansas Code 2010 Arkansas Code Title 9 - Family Law Subtitle 2 View Previous Versions of the Arkansas Code. 2010 Arkansas Code Title 9 - Family Law Subtitle 2 - Domestic Relations Chapter 20 - Adult Maltreatment Custody Act § 9-20-101 - Title. § 9-20-102 - Purpose. § 9-20-103 - Definitions.
Helpful Websites. National Center on Elder Abuse offers information on elder law and elder abuse.. Arkansas Adult Protective Services offers information and resources for reporting elder abuse.. Adult Maltreatment Registry. If you have received a notice from the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) that you will be placed on the Adult Maltreatment Central Registry, consider the.