Provider: National Death Index
Legal Details: FOIA or other legal data request
Language from Contract:
A. ALL REQUESTS FOR IDENTIFIABLE DATA OBTAINED VIA THE NDI WILL BE REFERRED IMMEDIATELY TO NCHS. In accordance with Section 308(d) of the Public Health Service Act, such identifiable data will specially not be provided in response to a direct order from an official of any government agency, the Administration or Congress, nor in response to an order from a court of justice.