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2014 Regular Session



Fourth Amendment Protection Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate Smigiel


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Stating the policy of the State concerning the collection of specified electronic data or metadata of a person without a warrant; prohibiting an agency of the State, a political subdivision of the State, an employee of an agency or political subdivision, or a corporation providing services on behalf of the State or a political subdivision from engaging in specified activities relating to the collection of specified electronic data or metadata of a person; and providing for specified penalties.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Smigiel, Dwyer, Glass, Kipke, McComas, McDermott, Parrott, and Serafini
Additional Facts:Bill is an Emergency Bill
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): Upon Enactment
Judiciary   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Electronic Surveillance -see also- Wiretapping
Emergency Bills
Federal Government
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
Search and Seizure
State Aid
State Employees
Telecommunications and Information Technology

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October 2, 2015 9:04 A.M.