This statute is a mandatory reporting statute. This statute imposes a federal duty to report child abuse or suspected child abuse in Indian Country. Failure to comply with this statute can result in federal incarceration.
This table provides a summary of confidentiality laws categorized by states, including the type of privilege, In-camera review, statutory exception, defense claims, perjured statements, other exceptions, and the holder of privilege.
This NIJ Research in Brief outlines how health care providers can improve the admissibility of evidence and strengthen the case of domestic violence victims by keeping well-documented medical records.