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Legal Statutes: Tennessee

UPDATED June 16, 2017

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Part 6. Domestic Abuse

back to top36-3-623. Domestic violence shelters and rape crisis centers; record confidentiality

The records of domestic violence shelters and rape crisis centers shall be treated as confidential by the records custodian of such shelters or centers, unless: 

(1) The individual to whom the records pertain authorizes their release; or

(2) A court approves a subpoena for the records, subject to such restrictions as the court may impose, including in camera review.
[Acts 1999, ch. 344, § 5; 2005, ch. 226, § 1.]