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CS/CS/CS/SB 248: Public Records/Civilian Personnel Employed by a Law Enforcement Agency

PUBLIC RECORDS/GENERAL BILL by Rules ; Governmental Oversight and Accountability ; Criminal Justice ; Hooper ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Baxley ; Simpson ; Perry ; Book

Public Records/Civilian Personnel Employed by a Law Enforcement Agency; Expanding exemptions from public records requirements for agency personnel information by defining the term “home addresses” for purposes of public records exemptions for personal identifying and location information of certain agency personnel and their family members; exempting personal identifying and location information of active or former civilian personnel employed by a law enforcement agency, and of spouses and children of such personnel, from public records requirements; providing for legislative review and repeal of the exemptions; providing statements of public necessity, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2019
Last Action: 4/29/2019 - Chapter No. 2019-12, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 7009 (Ch. 2019-28)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Criminal Justice (CJ)
  2. Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
  3. Rules (RC)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/7/2019 Senate • Filed
1/22/2019 Senate • Referred to Criminal Justice; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules -SJ 51
1/28/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/04/19, 1:30 pm, 37 Senate Building --Meeting cancelled
2/4/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/11/19, 2:30 pm, 37 Senate Building
2/11/2019 Senate • CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 159
2/12/2019 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2/13/2019 Senate • Now in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
3/1/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 03/06/19, 10:30 am, 301 Senate Building
3/5/2019 Senate • Introduced -SJ 51
• CS by Criminal Justice read 1st time -SJ 152
3/6/2019 Senate • CS/CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 187
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
3/8/2019 Senate • Now in Rules
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 03/13/19, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Building
3/13/2019 Senate • CS/CS/CS by- Rules; YEAS 16 NAYS 0 -SJ 196
• Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• CS/CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability read 1st time -SJ 230
3/14/2019 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• CS/CS/CS by Rules read 1st time -SJ 239
3/18/2019 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/21/19
3/21/2019 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 254
• Placed on 3rd reading
3/27/2019 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 277
• CS passed; YEAS 39 NAYS 1 -SJ 277
4/3/2019 House • In Messages
4/4/2019 House • Referred to Calendar -HJ 577
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/10/19
• Received -HJ 577
4/10/2019 House • Substituted for CS/HB 203 -HJ 602
• Read 2nd time -HJ 602
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/11/2019 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 641
• CS passed; YEAS 116 NAYS 0 -HJ 641
4/18/2019 Senate • Ordered enrolled -SJ 402
4/22/2019 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor -SJ 402
4/26/2019 • Approved by Governor -SJ 578
4/29/2019 • Chapter No. 2019-12, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 7009 (Ch. 2019-28)