All information obtained by the department of veterans services concerning any particular person who shall have filed an application for compensation with this agency, or concerning any particular claim for such compensation which shall have been filed, or concerning any action which shall have been taken in connection with any particular claim, shall be treated as confidential information and is not a public record under section 149.43 of the Revised Code. Information shall not be disclosed to any person other than the applicant or the applicant's authorized representative, with the exception of persons who are employees of the department of veterans services or law enforcement personnel investigating fraudulent applications for compensation.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates:
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: Section 2r, Article VIII, Ohio Constitution
Rule Amplifies: Section 2r, Article VIII, Ohio Constitution
Prior Effective Dates: 7/10/2011