Passed BothConf. Cmte
- Criminal Law - Crimes Involving Computers - Ransomware
- Sponsored by
- Delegates Barron and W. Fisher
- In the House - Hearing 1/28 at 1:00 p.m.
- Fiscal and Policy Note
Prohibiting a person from knowingly possessing certain ransomware with the intent to use that ransomware for introduction into the computer, computer network, or computer system of another person without the authorization of the other person; establishing that a person who violated the Act is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 10 years or a fine not exceeding $10,000 or both; applying the Act prospectively; etc.
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