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Laboratory Case Files- Capital, Homicide, and Rape Cases

RDA Number
11062
Effective Date
Record Series Abstract
This record series includes, but is not limited to requests for examination, examination/analysis of specimens, charts, notes, and other information submitted by Forensic Scientist/ Analyst.
Record Series Active
Yes
Cut Off at End of
Other
If Other, Explain
Cut off for laboratory case files that are capital cases, homicides, or rapes will be after verification that the case is fully adjudicated and no other claims or appeals in this case may be filed.
Total Retention Years
0
Total Retention Months
0
Retention End Action
Permanent
Disposition Notes
The files are to be cut off after verification that the case is fully adjudicated and no other claims or appeals in the case may be filed. Then they are to be permanently kept by the agency. TCA 10-7-504
Allotment Code
34800
Record Location
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation 901 R.S. Gass Blvd. Nashville, TN 37216
File Arrangement
Numeric
Date Range
1951 to current
Annual Accumulation
2 cubic feet
Current Volume
300 cubic feet
Record Value
Administrative
Legal
Audit Requirements
State
Information Shared Outside the State
Yes
Shared Agencies
Information is shared through submitting agency and the District Attorney General's Office.
Essential Record
Yes - Original
Essential Record Stored
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation 901 R.S. Gass Blvd. Nashville, TN 37216
Essential Record Media Type
Paper
Confidential
No
Confidential Legal Citation
10-7-0504
Does this Record Series Contain Sensitive Information?
No
Agency Retention
Permanent
Record Sample PDF
1950.sample.pdf98.68 KB
Legacy Revision UUID
1950