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42 CFR Part 2 Materials


Frequently asked questions and fact sheets regarding the Substance Abuse Confidentiality Regulations. 

SAMHSA 2017 Final Rule
2017 Final Rule that updated the Confidentiality of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Patient Records regulations to facilitate information while addressing privacy concerns of patients seeking treatment for a substance use disorder. 

SAMHSA 2018 Final Rule 
This final rule addresses the prohibition on re-disclosure notice by including an option for an abbreviated notice and ensures accuracy and clarity in SAMHSA’s regulations. 

Final Rule Comments and SAMHSA Responses 
Comments and responses to the SAMHSA Final Rule. 

OASAS Provider and Program Search
Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services’ participating provider and program search. 



HEALTHeLINK FAQs and Request for Access:

HEALTHeLINK Part 2 Strategy FAQs
Overview of 42 CFR Part 2 as it pertains to HEALTHeLINK and how access to view this sensitive information is granted and maintained. 

HEALTHeLINK Part 2 Strategy Presentation
PowerPoint presentation on 42 CFR Part 2 and the connection with HEALTHeLINK. 

Request for Access to Part 2 Data
Explanation of how to gain access to 42 CFR Part 2 Data in HEALTHeLINK and the appropriate usage of this access.