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Complete Overview of Regulations: 42 CFR Part 2
Regulations Do Not Apply: Vital Statistics


g.) Vital Statistics

If state law mandates the collection of death or other vital statistics or permits inquiries into cause of death, the Part 2 restrictions do not apply to disclosures of information relating to a patient’s cause of death for these purposes.66



  • 66. 42 CFR § 2.15(b)(1).