Texas Health and Safety Code - HEALTH & SAFETY § 145.016. Disclosure of Record Prohibited;  Exception

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(a) Except as provided by Subsection (b), an operator or other person may not disclose a customer record required by Section 145.008(i).

(b) An operator or other person may disclose a customer record:

(1) if the customer, or a person authorized to act on behalf of the customer, requests the record;

(2) if a health authority requests the record under Section 145.011;

(3) if the customer consents in writing to the disclosure to another person;

(4) in a criminal proceeding in which the customer is a victim, witness, or defendant;

(5) if the record is requested in a criminal or civil proceeding by court order or subpoena;  or

(6) as otherwise required by law.

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