Texas Administrative Code
|TITLE 40||SOCIAL SERVICES AND ASSISTANCE|
|PART 19||DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES|
|CHAPTER 705||ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES|
|SUBCHAPTER S||CONFIDENTIALITY AND RELEASE OF RECORDS|
|RULE §705.1925||Do records lose their confidential status when released under Texas Human Resources Code, Chapter 48, or this subchapter?|
No. The person or entity that obtains confidential case records is responsible by law for proper use of and maintaining the confidentiality of the records. Improper release of records is punishable as a criminal offense under Texas Human Resources Code, §40.005.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §705.1925 adopted to be effective February 1, 2021, 46 TexReg 317|