state laws at your finger tips
in concise, plain language
Legislation watch

2014 Senate Bill 924: Criminalize posting revealing images to harass or intimidate
Introduced by Sen. Steve Bieda (D) on May 1, 2014 To explicitly make it a crime to post on the internet any sexually explicit photograph, drawing, or other image of a person with the intent to frighten, intimidate, or harass. The bill would also authorize penalties to refusing or failing to take all reasonable steps to remove such images upon written request of the person, even if these were not posted with the intent to frighten, intimidate, or harass.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on May 1, 2014
Reported in the Senate on May 8, 2014 With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on June 3, 2014
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on June 3, 2014
Passed 37 to 0 in the Senate on June 4, 2014 (same description)
To explicitly make it a crime to post on the internet any sexually explicit photograph, drawing, or other image of a person with the intent to frighten, intimidate, or harass. The bill would also authorize penalties to refusing or failing to take all reasonable steps to remove such images upon written request of the person, even if these were not posted with the intent to frighten, intimidate, or harass.
Received in the House on June 4, 2014
Referred to the House Criminal Justice Committee on June 4, 2014

Comments