Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 23, 2018
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced Creates the Anti-Registry Program Act. Provides that no agent or agency shall use any moneys, facilities, property, equipment, or personnel of the agency to participate in or provide support in any manner for the creation, publication, or maintenance of a registry program. Provides that no agent or agency shall provide or disclose to any government authority personal demographic information regarding any individual that is requested for the purpose of: (1) creating a registry program; or (2) requiring registration of persons in a registry program. Provides that no agent or agency shall make available personal demographic information from any agency database, including any database maintained by a private vendor under contract with the agency. Provides provisions regarding the construction and interpretation of the Act. Defines terms.
Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Provides that nothing in the Anti-Registry Program Act prohibits an agent or agency from creating or maintaining a database that contains personal demographic information where such information is collected, among other purposes, for the purpose of tax administration by the Department of Revenue, or the information is contained within personnel files kept in the ordinary course of business.