Introduced by Rep. Kurt Heise (R) on January 15, 2015 To require cell phone companies to disclose call location information when requested by a law enforcement officer because the information is needed in an emergency situation that involves the risk of death or injury to the cell phone or device user. (Note: "Law enforcement officer" is defined in the bill to include "prosecuting attorneys.") The bill would grant legal immunity to cell phone companies for making the disclosures. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Criminal Justice Committee on January 15, 2015
Reported in the House on February 18, 2015 With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.