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Criminal Procedure - Cell Site Simulator Technology

Sponsored by:

Delegate Sydnor


In the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (41-3)

Synopsis:Authorizing a court to issue an order authorizing or directing a law enforcement officer to use a cell site simulator after making a certain determination; requiring a law enforcement agency authorized to use a cell site simulator to take certain actions; limiting to 30 days or less the time period during which a cell site simulator may be used or location information may be obtained under the authority of a certain order; requiring cell site simulator use by law enforcement to begin 10 days after issuance of an order; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Sydnor, Anderson, D. Barnes, Barron, Conaway, Gibson, Glenn, Jones, J. Lewis, Moon, Proctor, Sanchez, Vallario, A. Washington, and P. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0431
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0917 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Data -see also- Census; Demographics
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Electronic Surveillance -see also- Wiretapping
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Search and Seizure
State Police, Department of
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure

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March 29, 2018 11:38 A.M.