2005 Idaho Code - 54-3213 — PRIVILEGED COMMUNICATIONS

                                  TITLE  54
                    PROFESSIONS, VOCATIONS, AND BUSINESSES
                                  CHAPTER 32
                          SOCIAL WORK LICENSING ACT
    54-3213.  PRIVILEGED COMMUNICATIONS. No person licensed under the
provisions of this chapter shall disclose any information he may have acquired
from persons consulting him in his professional capacity that was necessary to
enable him to render services in his professional capacity to those persons,
except:
    (1)  With the written consent of that person or, in the case of death or
disability, of his own personal representative, other person authorized to
sue, or the beneficiary of an insurance policy on his life, health or physical
condition;
    (2)  That a person licensed under the provisions of this chapter shall not
be required to treat as confidential communication that reveals the
contemplation or execution of a crime or harmful act;
    (3)  When the person is a minor under the laws of this state, and the
information acquired by the licensee indicates that the minor was the victim
or subject of a crime, the licensee may testify fully in relation thereto upon
any examination, trial, or other proceeding in which the commission of such a
crime is the subject of the inquiry;
    (4)  When the person waives the privilege by bringing charges against the
licensee;
    (5)  Communications between any member of an evaluation committee and a
respondent as prescribed by section 66-406(9), Idaho Code.

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