Passed BothConf. Cmte
- Criminal Law - Crimes Involving Computers - Ransomware
- Sponsored by
- Delegates Barron and W. Fisher
- In the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.
- Fiscal and Policy Note
Prohibiting a person from committing a certain prohibited act with the intent to interrupt or impair the functioning of a health care facility; prohibiting a person from knowingly possessing certain ransomware with the intent to use that ransomware for a certain purpose; altering and establishing certain penalties; authorizing a victim of a certain offense to bring a civil action for damages against a certain person; providing for the recovery of attorney's fees and court costs in an action brought under the Act; etc.
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2019
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