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The DC Code: § 7-1204.01 Court-ordered examinations.

Index7 Human Health Care and Safety. (Refs & Annos)

Except as provided elsewhere by law, mental health information acquired by a mental health professional pursuant to a court-ordered examination may be disclosed in a manner provided by rules of court or by order of the court.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 6-2031. 1973 Ed., § 6-1628. Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 14-56, inserted "or by order of the court.". Temporary Amendments of Section For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 16(f)(6) of Department of Mental Health Establishment Temporary Amendment Act of 2001 (D.C. Law 14-51, October 30, 2001, law notification 48 DCR 10807). Emergency Act Amendments For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 16(f)(6) of Department of Mental Health Establishment Emergency Amendment Act of 2001 (D.C. Act 14-55, May 2, 2001, 48 DCR 4390). For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 16(f)(6) of Department of Mental Health Establishment Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2001 (D.C. Act 14-101, July 23, 2001, 48 DCR 7123). Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 2-136, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 7-1201.01. For Law 14-56, see notes following § 7-1131.01. DC CODE § 7-1204.01 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Mar. 3, 1979, D.C. Law 2-136, § 401, 25 DCR 5055; Dec. 18, 2001, D.C. Law 14-56, § 116(f)(6), 48 DCR 7674.)