• Changes to Florida’s Public Record Laws
  • May 30, 2011 | Authors: Martha Harrell Chumbler; Kelly A. Cruz-Brown
  • Law Firm: Carlton Fields, P.A. - Tallahassee Office
  • The Florida Constitution safeguards every Floridian’s right to access to government records. Disclosure of records belonging to government agencies is the standard, unless the Legislature concludes that the public necessity compels an exemption from public access. The bills discussed below either create new public records exemptions for certain records or removes a scheduled repeal of an exemption.