Introduced by Sen. Peter Lucido (R) on May 22, 2019 To require police to get a warrant to access information in an electronic device including cell phones, or to access electronic communication information from an internet service provider, with a number of exceptions and exclusions, including one for stolen device reports. The bill would also prohibit the warrantless use by police of “cell-site simulators” that mimic a cellular base station and can intercept cell phone data from individuals. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee on May 22, 2019
Reported in the Senate on October 8, 2019 With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.