IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF _______________ COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA
IN RE: Involuntary Hospitalization of:
Case No. ________- MH -________
ORDER REGARDING REQUEST OF POSTPONEMENT
[W.Va. Code: §27-5-2(f)]
On the _______ day of ____________________, 20_____, came the Respondent and/or Counsel for Respondent, _____________
_____________________________________________, and made request to this Court pursuant to West Virginia Code: § 27-5-2(f) to
postpone the probable cause hearing in this matter for a period not to exceed forty-eight (48) hours. The Applicant: [Initial one]
objects to the request for postponement.
does NOT object to the request for postponement.
After due consideration, it is hereby, ORDERED that: [Initial applicable disposition]
The probable cause hearing in this matter be and is hereby postponed, and the hearing is rescheduled for
and shall be held on the _________ day of _________________________, 20________, at the hour of
____________________________M, not to exceed a period of forty-eight hours.
Respondent's request is hereby denied for the following reasons:
It is further ORDERED that: [Initial applicable provision]
_______ Inasmuch as the Circuit Court has previously entered a standing administrative order, to-wit: number ________,
establishing within _________________________ County/Circuit a program which assures the safety and
humane treatment of respondents while awaiting a hearing, the Responden