Texas Family Code

Sec. § 58.004
Redaction of Victim’s Personally Identifiable Information


Notwithstanding any other law, before disclosing any juvenile court record of a child as authorized by this chapter or other law, the custodian of the record must redact any personally identifiable information about a victim of the child’s delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision who was under 18 years of age on the date the conduct occurred.


This section does not apply to information that is:


necessary for an agency to provide services to the victim;


necessary for law enforcement purposes;


shared within the statewide juvenile information and case management system established under Subchapter E;


shared with an attorney representing the child in a proceeding under this title; or


shared with an attorney representing any other person in a juvenile or criminal court proceeding arising from the same act or conduct for which the child was referred to juvenile court.
Added by Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 588 (H.B. 4003), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2015.
Amended by:
Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 746 (S.B. 1304), Sec. 8, eff. September 1, 2017.

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