THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
INTRODUCED BY COSTA, WILLIAMS, HUGHES, D. WHITE, GREENLEAF, WASHINGTON, FONTANA, WAUGH, BREWSTER, KITCHEN, TARTAGLIONE AND ORIE, MARCH 28, 2011
REFERRED TO STATE GOVERNMENT, MARCH 28, 2011
Amending the act of February 14, 2008 (P.L.6, No.3), entitled
"An act providing for access to public information, for a
designated open-records officer in each Commonwealth agency,
local agency, judicial agency and legislative agency, for
procedure, for appeal of agency determination, for judicial
review and for the Office of Open Records; imposing
penalties; providing for reporting by State-related
institutions; requiring the posting of certain State contract
information on the Internet; and making related repeals,"
further providing for exceptions for public records.
The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
hereby enacts as follows:
Section 1. Section 708(b)(6)(i)(A) of the act of February
14, 2008 (P.L.6, No.3), known as the Right-to-Know Law, is
amended to read:
Section 708. Exceptions for public records.
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(b) Exceptions.--Except as provided in subsections (c) and
(d), the following are exempt from access by a requester under
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(6) (i) The following personal identification
(A) A record containing all or part of a
person's Social Security number, driver's license
number, personal financial information, home,
cellular or personal telephone numbers, personal e-
mail addresses, employee number [or], other
confidential personal identification number or birth
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Section 2. This act shall take effect in 60 days.