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Department of Forensic Biology

Forensic Biology Administrative Manuals

This manual contains individual procedures with laboratory-wide application pertaining to laboratory planning, organization, and documentation.

Procedures on this page are effective as of June 20, 2016 and later. The dates effective are shown as MM/DD/YY - MM/DD/YY in the file name.

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Note: The most current manual in each section is the first link listed.

Click or press the enter key on any topic below to access the relevant PDF file of the associated procedure.

Attorney/Customer Requests

Control of Records

Discrepancies in Interpreted Results

DNA Technical Leader

Document Control

Investigative Genetic Genealogy Testing

Management System Review

NYS Law 245 Discovery Request

Protocol for Digitization of Forensic Biology Records

Protocol for Providing Data to Outside Agencies via ShareFile

Purchasing Services and Supplies


Staff Roles and Responsibilities

Submission of Documents to the Forensic Biology Website