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SEAL STATUS

Data Element: SEAL STATUS
Definition: A coded representation indicating the current state of sealing applied to a case.
Standard of Verification: Court case file folder.
Prosecution case file folder.
Data Type: AN
Field Size: 1
Field Format: 1AN
Originating Teams: Courts
User Teams: Courts
Tables / Codes: 1 - Not Sealed
2 - Unsealed
3 - Sealed
4 - Eligible for sealing, but not sealed according to court order
Comments: Refer to New York State Criminal Procedure Law, Section 160.50 - A case where individual charges are sealed and others are not sealed will be considered "Not Sealed."
Page Info: DATE STANDARD ESTABLISHED: 4/93
DATE STANDARD REVISED: 8/99