Florida Senate - 2014 SENATOR AMENDMENT Bill No. CS/CS/CS/HB 573, 2nd Eng. Ì318740"Î318740 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . Floor: 13/AD/3R . 05/02/2014 05:14 PM . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Senator Hays moved the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Between lines 2694 and 2695 4 insert: 5 Section 48. Subsection (4) of section 322.142, Florida 6 Statutes, is amended to read: 7 322.142 Color photographic or digital imaged licenses.— 8 (4) The department may maintain a film negative or print 9 file. The department shall maintain a record of the digital 10 image and signature of the licensees, together with other data 11 required by the department for identification and retrieval. 12 Reproductions from the file or digital record are exempt from 13 the provisions of s. 119.07(1) and shall be made and issued 14 only: 15 (a) For departmental administrative purposes; 16 (b) For the issuance of duplicate licenses; 17 (c) In response to law enforcement agency requests; 18 (d) To the Department of Business and Professional 19 Regulation pursuant to an interagency agreement for the purpose 20 of accessing digital images for reproduction of licenses issued 21 by the Department of Business and Professional Regulation; 22 (e) To the Department of State pursuant to an interagency 23 agreement to facilitate determinations of eligibility of voter 24 registration applicants and registered voters in accordance with 25 ss. 98.045 and 98.075; 26 (f) To the Department of Revenue pursuant to an interagency 27 agreement for use in establishing paternity and establishing, 28 modifying, or enforcing support obligations in Title IV-D cases; 29 (g) To the Department of Children and Families pursuant to 30 an interagency agreement to conduct protective investigations 31 under part III of chapter 39 and chapter 415; 32 (h) To the Department of Children and Families pursuant to 33 an interagency agreement specifying the number of employees in 34 each of that department’s regions to be granted access to the 35 records for use as verification of identity to expedite the 36 determination of eligibility for public assistance and for use 37 in public assistance fraud investigations; 38 (i) To the Department of Financial Services pursuant to an 39 interagency agreement to facilitate the location of owners of 40 unclaimed property, the validation of unclaimed property claims, 41 and the identification of fraudulent or false claims; 42 (j) To district medical examiners pursuant to an 43 interagency agreement for the purpose of identifying a deceased 44 individual, determining cause of death, and notifying next of 45 kin of any investigations, including autopsies and other 46 laboratory examinations, authorized in s. 406.11;
or47 (k) To the following persons for the purpose of identifying 48 a person as part of the official work of a court: 49 1. A justice or judge of this state; 50 2. An employee of the state courts system who works in a 51 position that is designated in writing for access by the Chief 52 Justice of the Supreme Court or a chief judge of a district or 53 circuit court, or by his or her designee; or 54 3. A government employee who performs functions on behalf 55 of the state courts system in a position that is designated in 56 writing for access by the Chief Justice or a chief judge, or by 57 his or her designee; or 58 (l) To the Department of Health pursuant to an interagency 59 agreement to access digital images to verify the identity of an 60 individual during an investigation under chapter 456, and for 61 the reproduction of licenses issued by the Department of Health. 62 63 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 64 And the title is amended as follows: 65 Delete line 292 66 and insert: 67 home health agencies; amending s. 322.142, F.S.; 68 authorizing the Department of Highway Safety and Motor 69 Vehicles to provide reproductions of specified records 70 to the Department of Health under certain 71 circumstances; providing effective dates.