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California Code, Welfare and Institutions Code - WIC § 6300.1

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<Section 6300.1 was repealed by Stats.1981, c. 928, p. 3485, § 2. For continued application to certain sex offenders, see Historical and Statutory Notes under Welfare and Institutions Code § 6300.>

No person who is being treated by prayer in the practice of the religion of any well-recognized church, sect, denomination or organization, shall be ordered detained or committed under this chapter unless the court shall determine that he is or would likely become dangerous to himself or to the person or property of others, or unless being a minor, his parent or guardian having custody of his person shall consent to such detention or commitment.

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