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HIPAA of 1996 Final Privacy Rule 45CFR 160 & 164
Due to the size, this document has been broken down into 8 parts. The links below are PDF documents for viewing and printability.
- Part 1 [PDF - 401 KB]
- Part 2 [PDF - 299 KB]
- Part 3 [PDF - 312 KB]
- Part 4 [PDF - 309 KB]
- Part 5 [PDF - 310 KB]
- Part 6 [PDF - 312 KB]
- Part 7 [PDF - 584 KB]
- Part 8 [PDF - 181 KB]
Final Modification to Privacy Rule
- October 10, 2002 Complete Privacy Rule Text, as modified - Complete Regulation Text for Privacy Rule (Parts 160 and 164), as modified (05/31/02, 08/14/02), Unofficial version [PDF - 2.6 MB]
For more information on HIPAA, Visit the HIPAA web site.