The Privacy Act of 1974: An Assessment. APPENDIX 4 TO The Report of The Privacy Protection Study Commission.. Rights of Parents and Legal Guardians


Subsection (i) of the suggested revision detailing the rights of parents and legal guardians acting on behalf of the record subject is identical to subsection 3(h) in the current Act. [5 U.S.C. 552a(h)] Subsection (i) is tempered, however, by the new disclosure provision which would permit the withholding of a record from a parent or legal guardian where such withholding is authorized by statute. [(b)(3)(H)]