Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that evidence of speed based on a laser speed detection device obtained by using a model approved by the Department of State Police shall be considered scientifically acceptable and reliable as a speed detection device and is admissible for all purposes in any court or administrative proceeding. Provides that a certified copy of the Department of State Police list of approved models of such laser devices is self authenticating and admissible for all purposes in any court or administrative proceeding. Effective immediately.
Replaces everything after the enacting clause by inserting the provisions of the introduced into a new Act that may be cited as the Laser Speed Detection Device Act and makes the following changes: provides that the technology used by an approved laser detection device shall not be considered new or novel for the purposes of detecting the speed of a vehicle. Effective immediately.