Traditionally, the power of the state has included the power to commit mentally ill citizens to psychiatric hospitals against their will. The state's authority to confine the mentally ill rests upon two distinct legal doctrines: parens patriae and police power. Under its parens patriae authority, the state acts on behalf of certain individuals who are believed incapable of acting in their own best interest. The police power authorizes the state to confine certain persons for prevention of harm to the community.
The export option will allow you to export the current search results of the entered query to a file. Different
formats are available for download. To export the items, click on the button corresponding with the preferred download format.
By default, clicking on the export buttons will result in a download of the allowed maximum amount of items.
To select a subset of the search results, click "Selective Export" button and make a selection of the items you want to export.
The amount of items that can be exported at once is similarly restricted as the full export.
After making a selection, click one of the export format buttons. The amount of items that will be exported is indicated in the bubble next to export format.