Florida Senate - 2014 (PROPOSED COMMITTEE BILL) SPB 7042 FOR CONSIDERATION By the Committee on Community Affairs 578-01731-14 20147042__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to a review under the Open Government 3 Sunset Review Act; amending s. 119.071, F.S., relating 4 to an exemption from public record requirements for 5 personal identifying information of certain dependent 6 children of current or former agency officers or 7 employees; making an editorial change; removing the 8 scheduled repeal of the exemption; providing an 9 effective date. 10 11 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 12 13 Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subsection (4) of section 14 119.071, Florida Statutes, is amended to read: 15 119.071 General exemptions from inspection or copying of 16 public records.— 17 (4) AGENCY PERSONNEL INFORMATION.— 18 (b)1. Medical information pertaining to a prospective, 19 current, or former officer or employee of an agency which, if 20 disclosed, would identify that officer or employee is exempt 21 from s. 119.07(1) and s. 24(a), Art. I of the State 22 Constitution. However, such information may be disclosed if the 23 person to whom the information pertains or the person’s legal 24 representative provides written permission or pursuant to court 25 order. 26 2.a. Personal identifying information of a dependent child 27 of a current or former officer or employee of an agency, which 28 dependent child is insured by an agency group insurance plan, is 29 exempt from s. 119.07(1) and s. 24(a), Art. I of the State 30 Constitution. For purposes of this exemption, “dependent child” 31 has the same meaning as in s. 409.2554. 32 b. This exemption is remedial in nature and applies to such 33 personal identifying information held by an agency before, on, 34 or after the effective date of this exemption. 35
c. This subparagraph is subject to the Open Government36 Sunset Review Act in accordance with s. 119.15 and shall stand37 repealed on October 2, 2014, unless reviewed and saved from38 repeal through reenactment by the Legislature.39 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2014.