CHAPTER 395

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 575

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 66, TITLE 16 RELATING TO FIRE PREVENTION. BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. Amend Chapter 66, Title 16 of the Delaware Code by adding a new Section thereto to read as follows:

1 6625. Protection of records.

Any and all records and reports compiled by the State Fire Marshal's office resulting from the State's Juvenile Fire Setter Intervention Program, including but not limited to case histories, interviews and findings, shall be considered confidential and privileged and shall not be disclosed directly or indirectly to anyone other than Family Court, the Attorney General and the Deputies Attorney General and the employees of the State Fire Marshal's office in the discharge of their official duties. Such records and reports shall not be subject to the Freedom of Information Act pursuant to Chapter 100 of Title 29 and shall not be subject to any subpoena powers of any court."

Approved July 13, 1994.