Standards for Privacy of Individually Identifiable Health Information. Regulation Text.. Part 160 – General Administrative Requirements

01/05/2001

1. Part 160 is revised to read as follows:

 

PART 160 – GENERAL ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS

Subpart A – General Provisions

160.101 Statutory basis and purpose.

160.102 Applicability.

160.103 Definitions.

160.104 Modifications.

Subpart B – Preemption of State Law

160.201 Applicability.

160.202 Definitions.

160.203 General rule and exceptions.

160.204 Process for requesting exception determinations.

160.205 Duration of effectiveness of exception determinations.

Subpart C – Compliance and Enforcement

160.300 Applicability.

160.302 Definitions.

160.304 Principles for achieving compliance.

160.306 Complaints to the Secretary.

160.308 Compliance reviews.

160.310 Responsibilities of covered entities.

160.312 Secretarial action regarding complaints and compliance reviews.

 

Authority: Sec. 1171 through 1179 of the Social Security Act, (42 U.S.C. 1320d-1329d-8) as added by sec. 262 of Pub. L. 104-191, 110 Stat. 2021-2031 and sec. 264 of Pub. L. 104-191 (42 U.S.C. 1320d-2(note)).