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New Jersey Statutes Title 26. Health and Vital Statistics 26 § 5C-7

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A record maintained by:

a. the department;

b. a local health department;

c. an organization pursuant to a contract with, grant from, or regulation by the department in connection with this act;

d. a provider of health care or a health care facility as defined by section 2 of P.L.1971, c. 136 (C.26:2H-2);

e. a laboratory;

f. a blood bank;

g. a third-party payor;  or

h. any other institution or person;

which contains identifying information about a person who has or is suspected of having AIDS or HIV infection is confidential and shall be disclosed only for the purposes authorized by this act.

(a) General rule.--A custodian, acting in a custodial capacity, has all the rights, powers and authority over custodial property that unmarried adult owners have over their own property, but a custodian may exercise those rights, powers and authority in that capacity only.

(b) Liability for breach of standard of care.--This section does not relieve a custodian from liability for breach of section 5312 (relating to care of custodial property).

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