Florida Senate - 2017                          SENATOR AMENDMENT
       Bill No. CS for HB 7095
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                Floor: 2/AD/2R         .        Floor: SENA2/RC         
             05/04/2017 06:46 PM       .      05/05/2017 09:11 PM       

       Senator Bradley moved the following:
    1         Senate Amendment 
    3         Delete lines 108 - 127
    4  and insert:
    5  necessity that personal identifying information of patients,
    6  caregivers, and physicians and any timestamped geotagged data
    7  held by the Department of Health in the medical marijuana use
    8  registry established under s. 381.986, Florida Statutes, be made
    9  confidential and exempt from s. 119.07(1), Florida Statutes, and
   10  s. 24(a), Article I of the State Constitution. The Legislature
   11  further finds that it is a public necessity to make confidential
   12  and exempt from s. 119.07(1), Florida Statutes, and s. 24(a),
   13  Article I of the State Constitution all information held in the
   14  medical marijuana use registry that pertains to a physician’s
   15  certification for marijuana and the dispensing thereof pursuant
   16  to s. 381.986, Florida Statutes. The choice made by a physician
   17  to certify, and his or her patient to use, marijuana to treat
   18  the patient’s medical condition or symptoms and the choice made
   19  by a caregiver to assist a qualifying patient with the medical
   20  use of marijuana is a personal and private matter between such
   21  parties. The availability of such information could make the
   22  public aware of the patient’s and caregiver’s location, the
   23  patient’s use of marijuana, and the patient’s diseases or other
   24  medical conditions for which the patient is using marijuana. The
   25  knowledge of the patient’s and caregiver’s location, the
   26  patient’s use of marijuana, the