ORS 346.169¹
Exchange of public or private agency records

(1) Notwithstanding the provisions of ORS 346.165 (Use of official records) and 346.167 (Prohibited uses of records), whenever a person who is blind or blind and deaf requests any public or private agency to exchange with another agency the records of the agency concerning the person making the request, the agency shall furnish the records to the designated agency.

(2) The request made under subsection (1) of this section may be made by a guardian of the person who is blind or blind and deaf.

(3) As used in this section, "record" includes name and address of the person who is blind or blind and deaf, medical and psychological records, and other information designated by the person requesting the exchange of records.

(4) Where appropriate, a request for an exchange of records made under the provisions of this section shall be subject to the confidentiality and access provisions of ORS 179.495 (Disclosure of inmate written accounts), 326.565 (Standards for student records), 326.575 (Records when student transfers or is placed elsewhere), 336.187 (When school authorized to disclose information about student), 341.290 (General powers), 344.600 (Unauthorized use of official rehabilitation data), 411.320 (Disclosure and use of public assistance records limited), 419B.035 (Confidentiality of records) and 419B.045 (Investigation conducted on public school premises). [1975 c.597 §1; 1993 c.546 §103; 2007 c.70 §122]

Note: 346.169 (Exchange of public or private agency records) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 346 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 346—Programs for Persons Who Are Blind or Deaf, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors346.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
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