2010 Pennsylvania Code
Title 42 - JUDICIARY AND JUDICIAL PROCEDURE
Chapter 59 - Depositions and Witnesses
5988 - Victims of sexual or physical abuse.

     § 5988.  Victims of sexual or physical abuse.
        (a)  Release of name prohibited.--Notwithstanding any other
     provision of law to the contrary, in a prosecution involving a
     child victim of sexual or physical abuse, unless the court
     otherwise orders, the name of the child victim shall not be
     disclosed by officers or employees of the court to the public,
     and any records revealing the name of the child victim will not
     be open to public inspection.
        (b)  Penalty.--Any person who violates this section commits a
     misdemeanor of the third degree.
     (July 15, 2004, P.L.736, No.87, eff. imd.)

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