Notice of Declaratory Statement

Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission
Rule No. : RULE TITLE :
11B-27.007: Denial of Certification
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission has received the petition for declaratory statement from Paul Salone through counsel: Steve Bird, Esq., 129 Winterset Dr., Rochester, NY 14625. The petition seeks the agency's opinion as to the applicability of Section 943.13(4), F.S.; Rule 11B-27.007, F.A.C., as it applies to the petitioner.
The petitioner seeks a declaratory statement that the prohibition codified in Section 943.13(4), F.S., and Rule 11B-27.007, F.A.C., forbidding a convicted felon from becoming a certified criminal justice professional in the state of Florida, does not apply to officer candidates who have received a certificate of relief from disabilities issued by court of competent jurisdiction in the State of New York.
A copy of the Petition for Declaratory Statement may be obtained by contacting: Grace A. Jaye, Assistant General Counsel, Florida Department of Law Enforcement, P. O. Box 1489, Tallahassee, FL 32302 or by telephoning (850)410-7676.