Florida Senate - 2014                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. CS for SB 226
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                  Comm: RCS            .                                
                  03/20/2014           .                                

       (Bean) recommended the following:
    1         Senate Amendment (with title amendment)
    3         Delete lines 23 - 58
    4  and insert:
    5         (a) “Active,” “criminal intelligence information,” and
    6  “criminal investigative information” have the same meanings as
    7  provided in s. 119.011(3).
    8         (b) “Agency” has the same meaning as provided in s.
    9  119.011.
   10         (c) “Automated license plate recognition system” means a
   11  system of one or more mobile or fixed high-speed cameras
   12  combined with computer algorithms to convert images of license
   13  plates into computer-readable data.
   14         (d) “Criminal justice agency” has the same meaning as
   15  provided in s. 119.011.
   16         (2) The following information held by an agency is
   17  confidential and exempt from s. 119.07(1) and s. 24(a), Art. I
   18  of the State Constitution:
   19         (a) Images and data containing or providing personal
   20  identifying information obtained through the use of an automated
   21  license plate recognition system.
   22         (b) Personal identifying information of an individual in
   23  data generated or resulting from images obtained through the use
   24  of an automated license plate recognition system.
   25         (3) Such information may be disclosed as follows:
   26         (a) Any such information may be disclosed by or to a
   27  criminal justice agency in the performance of the criminal
   28  justice agency’s official duties.
   29         (b) Any such information relating to a license plate
   30  registered to an individual may be disclosed to the individual,
   31  unless such information constitutes active criminal intelligence
   32  information or active criminal investigative information.
   33         (4) This exemption applies to such information held by an
   34  agency before, on, or after the effective date of this
   35  exemption.
   36         (5) This section is subject to the Open Government Sunset
   37  Review Act in accordance with s. 119.15 and shall stand repealed
   38  on October 2, 2019, unless reviewed and saved from repeal
   39  through reenactment by the Legislature.
   40         Section 2. The Legislature finds that it is a public
   41  necessity that images and data containing personal identifying
   42  information obtained through the use of an automated license
   43  plate recognition system held by an agency and personal
   44  identifying information in data generated from such images be
   45  made confidential and exempt from s. 119.07(1), Florida
   46  Statutes, and s. 24(a), Article I of the State Constitution. The
   47  exemption protects sensitive personal information that, if
   48  released, could be defamatory to an individual or jeopardize the
   49  safety of an individual by allowing a third party to
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   52  And the title is amended as follows:
   53         Delete line 4
   54  and insert:
   55         public records exemption for certain images and data
   56         obtained through