U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government, Department of Justice.

Compendium of State Privacy and Security Legislation: 2002 Overview

NCJ Number
Date Published
November 2003
Overview of State legislation governing the privacy, security, maintenance, and dissemination of criminal history records.

References and classifies State legislation on privacy and security of State criminal history record information. Statutes are grouped into 29 categories and presented both by classification and by State. The introduction summarizes changes and key issues that have arisen during the preceding three years. This report, the twelfth in a series, is compiled for BJS by SEARCH, the National Consortium for Justice Information and Statistics.

Date Published: November 1, 2003