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CS/HB 1405: Searches of Cellular Phones and Other Electronic Devices

GENERAL BILL by Criminal Justice Subcommittee ; Toledo ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Cortes

Searches of Cellular Phones and Other Electronic Devices; Revises exceptions to prohibition on unlawful access to stored communications; requires that law enforcement obtain warrant to acquire certain location information; provides procedures for such warrants; provides limited exceptions in certain circumstances.

Effective Date: 7/1/2019
Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died in Judiciary Committee
Bill Text: PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
3/5/2019 House • Filed
• Introduced -HJ 139
3/8/2019 House • Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 379
3/22/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 03/26/19, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
3/26/2019 House • CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 538
3/28/2019 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 536
3/29/2019 House • Now in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 545
• On Committee agenda-- Justice Appropriations Subcommittee, 04/02/19, 1:00 pm, Mashburn Hall
4/2/2019 House • Favorable by Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 567
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 567
5/3/2019 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Judiciary Committee