Florida Senate - 2015 CS for SB 7034 By the Committees on Governmental Oversight and Accountability; and Ethics and Elections 585-02414-15 20157034c1 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to a review under the Open Government 3 Sunset Review Act; transferring, renumbering, and 4 amending s. 97.0585(3) and (5), F.S., relating to an 5 exemption from public records requirements for certain 6 information of persons who are victims of stalking or 7 aggravated stalking; removing the scheduled repeal of 8 the exemption; providing an effective date. 9 10 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 11 12 Section 1. Present subsection (4) of section 97.0585, 13 Florida Statutes, is redesignated as subsection (3) of that 14 section, and present subsections (3) and (5) of that section are 15 transferred and renumbered as section 741.4651, Florida 16 Statutes, and amended, to read: 17 741.4651 Public records exemption; victims of stalking or 18 aggravated stalking.— 19
(3)The names, addresses, and telephone numbers of persons 20 who are victims of stalking or aggravated stalking are exempt 21 from s. 119.07(1) and s. 24(a), Art. I of the State Constitution 22 in the same manner that the names, addresses, and telephone 23 numbers of participants in the Address Confidentiality Program 24 for Victims of Domestic Violence which are held by the Attorney 25 General under s. 741.465 are exempt from disclosure, provided 26 that the victim files a sworn statement of stalking with the 27 Office of the Attorney General and otherwise complies with the 28 procedures in ss. 741.401-741.409. 29 (5) Subsection (3) is subject to the Open Government Sunset30 Review Act in accordance with s. 119.15 and shall stand repealed31 on October 2, 2015, unless reviewed and saved from repeal32 through reenactment by the Legislature.33 Section 2. This act shall take effect October 1, 2015.