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Youth Services - protection of personal information.

SECTION 138.   Section 3 of chapter 258B of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2010 Official Edition, is hereby amended by inserting after paragraph (v) the following paragraph:-

(w) Where the victim or witness is an employee of the department of youth services, no law enforcement agency, prosecutor, defense counsel or parole, probation or corrections official shall disclose or state the residential address, telephone number or place of employment or school of the victim, a victim's family member or a witness, except as otherwise ordered by the court. The court may enter such other orders or conditions to maintain limited disclosure of the information as it deems appropriate to protect the privacy and safety of victims, victims' family members and witnesses.