Florida Senate - 2015 (PROPOSED BILL) SPB 7034 FOR CONSIDERATION By the Committee on Ethics and Elections 582-00287-15 20157034pb 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to a review under the Open Government 3 Sunset Review Act; amending s. 97.0585, F.S., which 4 provides a public records exemption for specified 5 personal identifying information of stalking victims 6 held by the Attorney General or contained in voter 7 registration and voting records held by the supervisor 8 of elections or the Department of State; saving the 9 exemption from repeal under the Open Government Sunset 10 Review Act; providing an effective date. 11 12 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 13 14 Section 1. Subsections (3) and (4) of section 97.0585, 15 Florida Statutes, are republished, and subsection (5) of that 16 section is amended, to read: 17 97.0585 Public records exemption; information regarding 18 voters and voter registration; confidentiality.— 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 (4) This section applies to information held by an agency 30 before, on, or after the effective date of this exemption. 31
(5) Subsection (3) is subject to the Open Government Sunset32 Review Act in accordance with s. 119.15 and shall stand repealed33 on October 2, 2015, unless reviewed and saved from repeal34 through reenactment by the Legislature.35 Section 2. This act shall take effect October 1, 2015.