Petitioner can lawfully deny or fail to acknowledge the arrests covered by the expunged record, except when petitioner is an applicant for employment with a criminal justice agency or a defendant in a criminal prosecution. Fla. Stat. § 943.0583(8).
There is no waiting period. The petition must be initiated by the petitioner with due diligence after the victim has ceased to be a victim of human trafficking or has sought services for victims of human trafficking, subject to reasonable concerns for the safety of the victim, family members of the victim, or other victims of human trafficking that may be jeopardized by the bringing of such petition. Fla. Stat. § 943.0583(4).