According to both CO APCD statute and HCPF rules, all data release applications must be submitted in writing and describe in detail:

  • The purpose of the project and intended use of the data.
  • Methodologies to be employed.
  • Type of data and specific data elements requested along with justification.
  • Qualifications of the research entity requesting the data.
  • The specific Privacy and Security measures that will be employed to protect the data.
  • Description of how the results will be used, disseminated or published.

The DRRC reviews the data release applications and recommends whether the Administrator should release the data.

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