38 CFR 17.502 - Applicability of other statutes.

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§ 17.502 Applicability of other statutes.
(a) Disclosure of quality assurance records and documents which are not confidential and privileged under 38 U.S.C. 5705 and the confidentiality regulations in §§ 17.500 through 17.511 will be governed by the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act, and, if applicable, the Privacy Act and any other VA or federal confidentiality statutes.
(b) When included in a quality assurance review, confidential records protected by other confidentiality statutes such as 5 U.S.C. 552a (the Privacy Act), 38 U.S.C. 7332 (drug and alcohol abuse, sickle cell anemia, HIV infection), and 38 U.S.C. 5701 (veterans' names and addresses) retain whatever confidentiality protection they have under these laws and applicable regulations and will be handled accordingly. To the extent that information protected by 38 U.S.C. 5701 or 7332 or the Privacy Act is incorporated into quality assurance records, the information in the quality assurance records is still protected by these statutes.
(Authority: 38 U.S.C. 5705)

Title 38 published on 2013-07-01

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  • 2014-03-25; vol. 79 # 57 - Tuesday, March 25, 2014
    1. 79 FR 16200 - Payment for Home Health Services and Hospice Care to Non-VA Providers; Delay of Effective Date
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      DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
      Final rule; delay of effective date.
      Effective Date: The effective date for the final rule published May 6, 2013, at 78 FR 26250, is delayed from April 1, 2014 to June 1, 2014.
      38 CFR Part 17

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Title 38 published on 2013-07-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 38 CFR 17 after this date.

  • 2014-03-25; vol. 79 # 57 - Tuesday, March 25, 2014
    1. 79 FR 16200 - Payment for Home Health Services and Hospice Care to Non-VA Providers; Delay of Effective Date
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
      Final rule; delay of effective date.
      Effective Date: The effective date for the final rule published May 6, 2013, at 78 FR 26250, is delayed from April 1, 2014 to June 1, 2014.
      38 CFR Part 17