HB 1523: Corporate Espionage
GENERAL BILL by Beltran ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Andrade ; Byrd ; Fischer ; Leek ; Maggard ; Zika
Corporate Espionage; Prohibits theft of trade secret; prohibits trafficking in trade secrets; reclassifies penalty & increases offense severity ranking for an offense committed with specified intent; requires court to order specified restitution for violation; provides for civil actions for violations; provides exception to criminal & civil liability for certain disclosures.
• 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
• Referred to Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
• Referred to Judiciary Committee
• Now in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
• Added to Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee agenda
• Favorable by Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
• Reported out of Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
• Now in Judiciary Committee
• Added to Judiciary Committee agenda
• Favorable by Judiciary Committee
• Reported out of Judiciary Committee
• Bill released to House Calendar
• Added to Second Reading Calendar
• Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/13/2021)
• Read 2nd time
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Added to Third Reading Calendar
• Read 3rd time
• Passed; YEAS 115, NAYS 0
• Message sent to senate
• In Messages
• Referred to Rules -SJ 504
• Received -SJ 504
• Withdrawn from Rules -SJ 707
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for CS/SB 1378 -SJ 707
• Read 2nd time -SJ 707
• Read 3rd time -SJ 707
• Passed; YEAS 40 NAYS 0 -SJ 707, 708
• In Messages
• Ordered enrolled
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2021-75
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