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 White paper on crime 2006 Part 3/Chapter 4/Section 3/2 

2 Medical care by hospitalization

  A person who is given a disposition of hospitalization shall be hospitalized in a designated medical institution for hospitalization (meaning hospitals established by the government, prefectures, or specified (local) independent administrative agency, and are designated by the Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare) and receive detailed and specialized treatment by the government. During the period of hospitalization, probation offices shall make arrangements for the person's living conditions after discharge from the hospital.