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§ 7-412. Rights of certain students

West's Annotated Code of MarylandEducation

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Education (Refs & Annos)
Division II. Elementary and Secondary Education [Titles 2-9.5] (Refs & Annos)
Title 7. Public Schools (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 4. Health and Safety of Students (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Education, § 7-412
§ 7-412. Rights of certain students
Inadmissibility of statement of student
(a) If a student seeks information to overcome any form of drug abuse, as defined in § 8-101 of the Health--General Article, from a teacher, counselor, principal, or other professional educator employed by an educational institution that has received a certificate of approval under § 2-206 of this article, a statement, whether oral or written, made by the student or an observation or conclusion derived from the statement is not admissible against the student in any proceeding.
Rules and regulations may not require disclosure
(b) A rule, regulation, or order may not require disclosure of any report, statement, observation, conclusion, or other information that has been assembled or obtained by an educator through this contact.


Added as Education § 7-410 by Acts 1978, c. 22, § 2, eff. July 1, 1978. Amended by Acts 1982, c. 770, § 4; Acts 1993, c. 5, § 1. Renumbered as Education § 7-412 by Acts 1996, c. 10, § 16, eff. April 9, 1996.
Formerly Art. 77, § 85A.
MD Code, Education, § 7-412, MD EDUC § 7-412
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 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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