This table catalogues key sections of FERPA, HIPAA, and the Confidentiality of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Patient Records of the Public Health Service Act. For each key component of legislation, the...

This Web page highlights the major provisions of the Keeping Children and Families Safe Act of 2003 P.L. 108-36, which was created to reauthorize the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA...

This factsheet provides a historical overview of the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA), including details on amendments leading up to the CAPTA reauthorization in December 2010.  ...

This fact sheet explains the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA) while highlighting it’s key goals and application.  Content Related:  Partnering with Others URL:  http://www....

This Web page offers a summary of the Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA) reauthorization. It also features fact sheets on community-based and home-based alternatives to incarceration,...

This booklet discusses the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA), as amended by the Keeping Children and Families Safe Act of 2003. The booklet includes information on adoption...

The Uninterrupted Scholar’s Act of 2013 is a statute which amends the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).  Specifically, this law assists schools and social welfare agencies in...

This resource for state and local jurisdictions offers a step-by-step framework for the completion of a detailed analysis and reform of laws and policies.  Content Related:  Partnering with Others...

This guide for healthcare providers describes the rights of individuals under HIPAA and helps the reader maneuver the legal details of parental/guardian access to child health records given various...

This section of the Health and Human Services (HHS) Web site details relevant privacy and security rules in HIPAA. There are sections on this site that provide details on the HIPAA administrative...

Pages