<p>From the U.S. Code Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov] [Laws in effect as of January 1, 1994] [CITE: 42USC3796kk-2] TITLE 42--THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE CHAPTER 46--JUSTICE SYSTEM IMPROVEMENT SUBCHAPTER XII-L--DNA IDENTIFICATION GRANTS Sec. 3796kk-2. Application requirements No grant may be made under this subchapter unless an application has been submitted to the Attorney General in which the applicant certifies that-- (1) DNA analyses performed at the laboratory will satisfy or exceed then current standards for a quality assurance program for DNA analysis issued by the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation under section 14131 of this title.\1\ --------------------------------------------------------------------------- \1\ So in original. The period probably should be a semicolon. --------------------------------------------------------------------------- (2) DNA samples obtained by and DNA analyses performed at the laboratory shall be made available only-- (A) to criminal justice agencies for law enforcement identification purposes; (B) in judicial proceedings, if otherwise admissible pursuant to applicable statutes or rules; (C) for criminal defense purposes, to a defendant, who shall have access to samples and analyses performed in connection with the case in which the defendant is charged; or (D) if personally identifiable information is removed, for a population statistics database, for identification research and protocol development purposes, or for quality control purposes; and (3) the laboratory and each analyst performing DNA analyses at the laboratory shall undergo, at regular intervals not exceeding 180 days, external proficiency testing by a DNA proficiency testing program that meets the standards issued under section 14131 of this title. (Pub. L. 90-351, title I, Sec. 2403, as added Pub. L. 103-322, title XXI, Sec. 210302(c)(1)(C), Sept. 13, 1994, 108 Stat. 2066.)