SB 790 Exempts personally identifiable information used in voluntary disaster or emergency response registries from open records law
Sponsor: Shoemyer
LR Number: 3089S.03I Fiscal Note: 3089-03N.ORG
Committee: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence
Last Action: 1/25/2010 - Second Read and Referred S Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee Journal Page: S166
Title: Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2010

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SB 790 - This act provides that certain personally identifiable information that is contained in a voluntary registry of persons with health-related ailments created by a public governmental body to assist such individuals in the case of a disaster or emergency shall not be considered a public record under the state's Sunshine Law. Nothing in the act shall authorize the body to prevent the disclosure of such records to a law enforcement agency or other public body that provides emergency services pursuant to a lawful request by such agency or body.

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