Exemption and Prohibition Statutes Not Listed in Chapter 42.56 RCW

Washington State Statutes

Citation Records
RCW 2.64.111 Documents regarding discipline/retirement of judges
RCW 2.64.113 Confidentiality - violations
RCW 4.24.550 Information on sex offenders to public
RCW 5.60.060 Privileged communications
RCW 5.60.070 Court-ordered mediation records
RCW 7.68.140 Victims’ compensation claims
RCW 7.69A.030(4) Child victims and witnesses – protection of identity
RCW 7.69A.050 Rights of child victims and witnesses – addresses
RCW 7.75.050 Records of Dispute Resolution Centers
RCW 9.51.050 Disclosing transaction of grand jury
RCW 9.51.060 Disclosure of grand jury deposition RCW 9.02.100 Reproductive privacy
RCW 9A.82.170 Financial institution records – wrongful disclosure
RCW 10.27.090 Grand jury testimony/evidence
RCW 10.27.160 Grand jury reports – release to public only by judicial order
RCW 10.29.070 Special inquiry judge-confidentiality of witness testimony
RCW 10.29.090 Records of special inquiry judge proceedings
RCW 10.52.100 Records identifying child victim of sexual assault
RCW 10.77.210 Records of persons committed for criminal insanity
RCW 10.97.040 Criminal history information released must include disposition
RCW 10.97.050 Conviction and criminal history information
RCW 10.97.070 Disclosure of identity of suspect to victim
RCW 10.97.080 Inspection of criminal record by subject
RCW 13.32A.090 Crisis residential centers notice to parent about child
RCW 13.34.115 Court dependency proceedings
RCW 13.40.217 Juveniles adjudicated of sex offenses – release of information
RCW 13.50.010 Maintenance of and access to juvenile records
RCW 13.50.050 Juvenile offenders
RCW 13.50.100 Juvenile/children records not relating to offenses
RCW 13.60.020 Missing children information
RCW 18.04.405 Confidentiality of information gained by CPA
RCW 18.19.180 Confidential communications with counselors
RCW 19.215.020 Destruction of personal health and financial information
RCW 19.215.030 Compliance with federal rules
RCW 26.04.175 Name and address of domestic violence victim in marriage records
RCW 26.12.080 Family court records
RCW 26.23.050 Child support orders
RCW 26.23.120 Child support records
RCW 26.26.041 Uniform Parentage Act – protection of participants
RCW 26.26.450 Confidentiality of genetic testing
RCW 26.33.330 Sealed court adoption records
RCW 26.33.340 Agency adoption records
RCW 26.33.343 Access to adoption records by confidential intermediary
RCW 26.33.345 Release of name of court for adoption or relinquishment
RCW 26.33.380 Adoption – identity of birth parents confidential
RCW 26.44.010 Privacy of reports on child abuse and neglect
RCW 26.44.030 Reports of child abuse/neglect
RCW 26.44.125 Right to review and amend abuse finding – confidentiality
RCW 27.53.070 Records identifying the location of archaeological sites
RCW 29A.08.710 Voter registration records – certain information exempt
RCW 29A.08.720 Voter registration records – place of registration confidential
RCW 40.14 Preservation and destruction of public records
RCW 42.23.070(4) Municipal officer disclosure of confidential information prohibited
RCW 42.41.030(7) Identity of local government whistleblower
RCW 42.41.045 Non-disclosure of protected information (whistleblower)
RCW 46.52.080 Traffic accident reports – confidentiality
RCW 46.52.083 Traffic accident reports – available to interested parties
RCW 46.52.120 Traffic crimes and infractions – confidential use by police and courts
RCW 46.52.130 Abstract of driving record
RCW 48.62.101 Local government insurance transactions – access to information
RCW 50.13.060 Access to employment security records by local government agencies
RCW 50.13.100 Disclosure of non-identifiable information or with consent
RCW 51.28.070 Worker’s compensation records
RCW 51.36.060 Physician information on injured workers
RCW 60.70.040 No duty to disclose record of common law lien
RCW 68.50.105 Autopsy reports
RCW 68.50.320 Dental identification records – available to law enforcement agencies
Chapter 70.02 RCW Medical records – access and disclosure – entire chapter (HC providers), also applies to mental health records
RCW 70.05.170 Child mortality reviews by local health departments
RCW 70.24.022 Public health agency information regarding sexually transmitted disease investigations - confidential
RCW 70.24.024 Transcripts and records of hearings re: sexually transmitted diseases
RCW 70.24.105 HIV/STD records
RCW 70.28.020 Local health department TB records – confidential
RCW 70.48.100 Jail records and booking photos
RCW 70.58.055 Birth certificates – certain information confidential
RCW 70.58.104 Vital records, research confidentiality safeguards
RCW 70.96A.150 Alcohol and drug abuse treatment programs
RCW 70.123.075 Client records of domestic violence programs
RCW 70.125.065 Records of rape crisis centers in discovery
RCW 71.05.390 Information about mental health consumers
RCW 71.05.425 Notice of release or transfer of committed person after offense dismissal
RCW 71.05.427 Information that can be released
RCW 71.05.440 Penalties for unauthorized release of information
RCW 71.05.445 Release of mental health information to Dept. of Corrections
RCW 71.05.620 Authorization requirements and access to court records
RCW 71.05.630 Release of mental health treatment records
RCW 71.05.640 Access to treatment records
RCW 71.24.035(5) (g)Mental health information system – state, county and regional support networks – confidentiality of client records
RCW 71.34.335 Court records for minors related to mental health treatment
RCW 71.34.340 Mental health treatment of minors – records confidential
RCW 71.34.345 Release of mental health services information
RCW 71A.14.070 Records regarding developmental disability – confidentiality
RCW 72.09.345 Notice to public about sex offenders
RCW 72.09.585(3) Disclosure of inmate records to local agencies – confidentiality
RCW 74.04.060 Applicants and recipients of public assistance
RCW 74.04.520 Food stamp program confidentiality
RCW 74.09.900 Medical assistance
RCW 74.13A.045 Financial information of adoptive parents
RCW 74.13.280 Children in out-of-home placements - confidentiality
RCW 74.20.280 Child support enforcement – local agency cooperation, information
RCW 74.34.095 Abuse of vulnerable adults - confidentiality of investigations and reports
RCW 82.32.330 Disclosure of tax information
RCW 84.36.389 Confidential income data in property tax records held by assessor
RCW 84.40.020 Confidential income data supplied to assessor regarding real property

Selected Federal Confidentiality Statutes and Rules

Citation Records
20 USC 1232g Family Education Rights and Privacy Act
34 CFR 99 Family Education Rights and Privacy Act
42 USC 290dd-2 Confidentiality of Substance Abuse Records
42 USC 405(c)(2) Limits on Use and Disclosure of Social Security Numbers.
42 USC 654(26) State Plans for Child Support
42 USC 671(a)(8) State Plans for Foster Care and Adoption Assistance
42 USC 1396a(7) State Plans for Medical Assistance
7 CFR 272.1(c) Food Stamp Applicants and Recipients
34 CFR 361.38 State Vocational Rehabilitation Services Programs
42 CFR 2.1-2.67 Confidentiality of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Patient Records
42 CFR 431.300 - 307 Safeguarding Information on Applicants and Recipients of Medical Assistance
42 CFR 483. 420 Client Protections for Intermediate Care Facilities for the Mentally Retarded
42 CFR 5106a(b)(2)(A) Grants to States for Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention and Treatment Programs
45 CFR 160-164 HIPAA Privacy Rule
42 USC 1758(a)(6) Information on Students Receiving Free or Reduced Lunch