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§ 5-1006. State team's confidentiality requirements

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth--GeneralEffective: October 1, 2022

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health--General
Title 5. Death (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 10. Maryland Suicide Fatality Review Committee (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2022
MD Code, Health - General, § 5-1006
§ 5-1006. State team's confidentiality requirements
Meetings closed to public
(a) Meetings of the State team shall be closed to the public and are not subject to the Open Meetings Act.
Prohibited actions by member or attendee
(b) A member of the State team or an attendee of a State team meeting may not:
(1) Release to the public or the news media information discussed at meetings; or
(2) Except as provided in § 5-1007 of this subtitle, testify in any proceeding about details of a State team meeting, including any information presented at the meeting, or about opinions formed by the individual because of the meeting.
Each member and attendee to sign statement of understanding of and adherence to State team's confidentiality requirements
(c) Each member of the State team and any attendee of a meeting of the State team shall sign a statement indicating an understanding of and adherence to the State team's confidentiality requirements, including any potential civil or criminal consequences for a breach of confidentiality under this section.

Credits

Added by Acts 2022, c. 80, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2022; Acts 2022, c. 81, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2022.
MD Code, Health - General, § 5-1006, MD HEALTH GEN § 5-1006
Current through legislation effective through June 1, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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