38 CFR 17.504 - Disclosure methods.

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§ 17.504 Disclosure methods.
(a) Disclosure of confidential and privileged quality assurance records and documents or the information contained therein outside VA, where permitted by the statute and the regulations in §§ 17.500 through 17.511, will always be by copies, abstracts, summaries, or similar records or documents prepared by the Department of Veterans Affairs and released to the requestor. The original confidential and privileged quality assurance records and documents will not be removed from the VA facility by any person, VA employee or otherwise, except in accordance with § 17.508(c) or where otherwise legally required.
(b) Disclosure of confidential and privileged quality assurance records and documents to authorized individuals under either § 17.508 or § 17.509 shall bear the following statement: “These documents or records (or information contained herein) are confidential and privileged under the provisions of 38 U.S.C. 5705, which provide for fines up to $20,000 for unauthorized disclosures thereof, and the implementing regulations. This material shall not be disclosed to anyone without authorization as provided for by that law or the regulations in §§ 17.500 through 17.511.”
(Authority: 38 U.S.C. 5705)

Title 38 published on 2014-07-01.

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  • 2015-04-27; vol. 80 # 80 - Monday, April 27, 2015
    1. 80 FR 23239 - Updating Certain Delegations of Authority in VA Medical Regulations
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      DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
      Final rule.
      Effective date: This final rule is effective April 27, 2015.
      38 CFR Parts 1 and 17

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U.S. Code: Title 38 - VETERANS’ BENEFITS

Title 38 published on 2014-07-01

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

  • 2015-06-24; vol. 80 # 121 - Wednesday, June 24, 2015
    1. 80 FR 36305 - Per Diem Paid to States for Care of Eligible Veterans in State Homes; Correction
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      DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
      Proposed rule; correction and clarification.
      The correction and clarification are effective June 24, 2015. The comments due date remains August 17, 2015.
      38 CFR Parts 17, 51 and 52