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HB 7009 — OGSR/Identification and Location Information/Department of Health

by Oversight, Transparency and Public Management Subcommittee and Rep. Good (SB 7004 by Health Policy Committee)

This summary is provided for information only and does not represent the opinion of any Senator, Senate Officer, or Senate Office.

Prepared by: Health Policy Committee (HP)

The bill amends s. 119.071(4)(d)2.o., F.S., a public records exemption for certain personal identification and location information of the Department of Health personnel, their spouses, and children. The exemption applies to records of personnel whose duties include, or result in, the determination or adjudication of eligibility for social security disability benefits, the investigation or prosecution of complaints against health care practitioners, or the inspection of health care practitioners or health care facilities.

The exemption is subject to the Open Government Sunset Review Act and will stand repealed on October 2, 2019, unless saved from repeal by the Legislature.

If approved by the Governor, these provisions take effect October 1, 2019.

Vote: Senate 40-0; House 108-0