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Sealing Process

The sealing process is essentially three, sometimes four steps:


Submit the application for a certificate of eligibility (CoE) to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE);


Once the FDLE issues the CoE, submit that along with several other court filings to the clerk for the judge to sign;


Have a hearing on the petition to seal criminal history records (this step is not required in every instance and varies from county to county); and


Have the signed order sealing the criminal history record sent to the relevant agencies and government departments who have a record of the criminal record (does not apply to civil records of the incident, such as those retained by the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles.)


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