HB 7049 — OGSR/Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act
by Oversight, Transparency and Public Management Subcommittee and Rep. Andrade (SB 7050 by Banking and Insurance Committee)
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Prepared by: Banking and Insurance Committee (BI)
The bill continues the public records exemption for information collected in connection with an investigation or examination conducted by the Office of Financial Regulation, pursuant to the Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act, by removing the October 2, 2019, repeal date. The continuation of the public records exemption will prevent the release of sensitive personal medical information and financial information of individuals.
If approved by the Governor, these provisions take effect October 1, 2019.
Vote: Senate 37-0; House 115-0