Confidentiality of Electronic Health Data: Methods for Protecting Personally Identifiable Information. Laws, Bills, & Regulations


A Bill to Safeguard Individual Privacy of Genetic Information from the Misuse of Records Maintained by Agencies or Their Contractors or Grantees for the Purpose of Research, Diagnosis, Treatment, or Identification of Genetic Disorders, and to Provide to Individuals Access to Records Concerning their Genome which are Maintained by Agencies for Any Purpose. H.R. 2045, 102d Cong., 1st Sess. (1991). Introduced April 24, 1991 by John Conyers.

Civil money penalties for failure to report on medical malpractice payments and for breaching the confidentiality of information--HHS. Final rule. Fed Regist 1991 Jun 21;56(120):28488-94.

Fair Health Information Practices Act of 1995. H.R.435, 104th Congress, 1st Sess. (1995). Introduced by Gary Condit, California.

Federal Privacy Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C. Sec. 552a (1988).

Medicaid program: computer matching and privacy protection for Medicaid eligibility--HCFA. Final rule. Fed Regist 1994 Jan 31;59(20):4252-5.

Medical Records Confidentiality Act of 1995. S.1360, 104th Congress, 1st Sess. (1995). Introduced by Robert Bennett, Utah.

Smith RE, Sulanowski JS, editors. Compilation of state and federal privacy laws. Providence (RI): Privacy Journal; 1992. Medical records; p. 32-7.