Tex. Fam. Code Section 33.010

Notwithstanding any other law, information obtained by the Department of Family and Protective Services or another entity under Section 33.008 (Physician’s Duty to Report Abuse of a Minor; Investigation and Assistance), 33.0085 (Duty of Judge or Justice to Report Abuse of Minor), or 33.009 (Other Reports of Sexual Abuse of a Minor) is confidential except to the extent necessary to prove a violation of Section 21.02 (Continuous Sexual Abuse of Young Child or Disabled Individual), 22.011 (Sexual Assault), 22.021 (Aggravated Sexual Assault), or 25.02 (Prohibited Sexual Conduct), Penal Code.
Added by Acts 1999, 76th Leg., ch. 395, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1999.
Amended by:
Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 593 (H.B. 8), Sec. 3.28, eff. September 1, 2007.
Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 436 (H.B. 3994), Sec. 10, eff. January 1, 2016.

Source: Section 33.010 — Confidentiality, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/FA/htm/FA.­33.­htm#33.­010 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 33.010’s source at texas​.gov