Florida Senate - 2021 CS for SB 1802 By the Committee on Criminal Justice; and Senator Pizzo 591-03253-21 20211802c1 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to interception of wire, oral, or 3 electronic communications made in violation of 4 protective orders; amending s. 934.03, F.S.; providing 5 an exception to prohibitions on interception and 6 recording of communications when the communication is 7 received in violation of a specified injunction or 8 order; limiting the use of the intercepted 9 communication to evidencing a violation of the 10 specified injunction or order; providing an effective 11 date. 12 13 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 14 15 Section 1. Paragraph (l) is added to subsection (2) of 16 section 934.03, Florida Statutes, to read: 17 934.03 Interception and disclosure of wire, oral, or 18 electronic communications prohibited.— 19 (2) 20 (l) It is lawful under this section and ss. 934.04-934.09 21 for a person who is protected under an active temporary or final 22 injunction for repeat violence, sexual violence, or dating 23 violence under s. 784.046; stalking under s. 784.0485; domestic 24 violence under s. 741.30; or any other court-imposed prohibition 25 of conduct toward the person to intercept and record a wire, 26 oral, or electronic communication received in violation of such 27 injunction or court order. A recording authorized under this 28 paragraph may be provided to a law enforcement agency or a court 29 for the purpose of evidencing a violation of an injunction or 30 court order and may not be otherwise disseminated or shared. 31 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2021.