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1

This chapter permits the Board to disclose investigative information to other agencies, or other entities, or both, under certain circumstances.

10.29.14.01 Scope

A

2

A custodian may disclose information in a licensing or investigative file if the custodian determines that a compelling public purpose exists to warrant disclosure.

10.29.14.01 Scope

B.

3

The information concerns possible criminal activity, and is disclosed to a federal, state, or local law enforcement or prosecutorial official or authority;

10.29.14.02 Disclosure for Compelling Public Purpose

The custodian may find that a compelling public purpose warrants disclosure of information in a licensing or investigative file, regardless of whether there has been a request for the information, and may disclose the information under the following circumstances:

A.

4

The information concerns a possible violation of law, and is disclosed to a federal, state, or local authority that has jurisdiction over the individual whose conduct may be a violation, and the information disclosed is limited to information relevant to the possible violation by that individual; or

10.29.14.02 Disclosure for Compelling Public Purpose

The custodian may find that a compelling public purpose warrants disclosure of information in a licensing or investigative file, regardless of whether there has been a request for the information, and may disclose the information under the following circumstances:

B.

5

The information concerns conduct by an individual which the Board reasonably believes may pose a risk to the public health, safety, or welfare, and is disclosed to a law enforcement authority, administrative official or agency that regulates the individual, or to a hospital or other health care facility where the individual has privileges.

10.29.14.02 Disclosure for Compelling Public Purpose

The custodian may find that a compelling public purpose warrants disclosure of information in a licensing or investigative file, regardless of whether there has been a request for the information, and may disclose the information under the following circumstances:

C.

6

This chapter does not prevent or limit the ability of the Board to disclose general licensing information as provided in State Government Article 10-617(h), Annotated Code of Maryland, or any information which the Board may otherwise disclose by law.

10.29.14.03 Other Disclosures