Bill Status of SB1638 99th General Assembly
Short Description: ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATN PROTECT
Sen. Michael Connelly - Don Harmon
| 1/10/2017||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Private Electronic Communications Protection Act. Prohibits the State or units of local government, notwithstanding any other provision of law or rule to the contrary, from using a person's private electronic communication or data held by a third-party computer service or communications common carrier in any judicial, criminal, civil, or administrative proceeding, unless the person's private electronic communication or data was obtained by a court issued search warrant, order authorizing use of an eavesdropping device, or order authorizing interception of private communications. Provides an exception if consented to by the sender and recipient of the private electronic communication or if obtained under a constitutionally authorized exception to the search warrant requirement. Makes any private electronic communication obtained in violation of this requirement inadmissible in any judicial, criminal, civil, or administrative proceeding. Defines terms. Amends the Criminal Code of 2012 and the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Adds private electronic communications and data to the search warrant, eavesdropping, and wiretap provisions. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/20/2015||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Michael Connelly|| 2/20/2015||Senate||First Reading|| 2/20/2015||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 3/11/2015||Senate||Assigned to Criminal Law|| 3/18/2015||Senate||Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Don Harmon|| 3/19/2015||Senate||To Subcommittee on Special Issues (CL)|| 3/27/2015||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 24, 2015|| 4/24/2015||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 15, 2015|| 5/15/2015||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2015|| 10/10/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments|| 1/10/2017||Senate||Session Sine Die|