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 Bill Status of HB2553  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  PROTECTING HOUSEHOLD PRIVACY

House Sponsors
Rep. Ann M. Williams - Mary E. Flowers - Kambium Buckner - Camille Y. Lilly - Lance Yednock, Will Guzzardi, Margaret Croke, Theresa Mah, Anne Stava-Murray, Michelle Mussman, Barbara Hernandez, Joyce Mason, Deb Conroy, Edgar Gonzalez, Jr., William Davis, Delia C. Ramirez, Kelly M. Cassidy, Rita Mayfield, Carol Ammons, Mark L. Walker, Robyn Gabel, Sue Scherer and Stephanie A. Kifowit

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Cristina Castro - Patricia Van Pelt - Jacqueline Y. Collins, Bill Cunningham, Laura Fine, Adriane Johnson, Laura M. Murphy, Robert Peters, Doris Turner and Celina Villanueva)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/4/2021SenateAssigned to Judiciary

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Protecting Household Privacy Act. Provides that a law enforcement agency shall not obtain household electronic data or direct the acquisition of household electronic data from a private third party, unless (i) the law enforcement agency obtains a court order based upon probable cause, or (ii) the owner of the household electronic device consents to voluntarily provide the desired household electronic data. Provides that if a law enforcement agency obtains household electronic data, the agency within 30 days shall destroy all information obtained, except that a supervisor at that agency may retain particular information if (1) there is reasonable suspicion that the information contains evidence of criminal activity, or (2) the information is relevant to an ongoing investigation or pending criminal trial.

House Floor Amendment No. 1
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Creates Protecting Household Privacy Act. Reinserts the provisions of the introduced bill with these exceptions. Changes the exceptions in which law enforcement agency may obtain household electronic data. Provides that a law enforcement agency may obtain the data (1) if a law enforcement agency first obtains a warrant under the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963; (2) a specified emergency situation exists; or (3) with the lawful consent of the owner of the household electronic device or person in actual or constructive possession of the household electronic device, excluding law enforcement personnel. Provides that nothing in the Act shall be construed to apply to the interception, recording, wiretap, or other acquisition of electronic communications as they are transmitted in real time. Provides that in the event of any conflict between the Act and any applicable federal or State law, the requirement that establishes the higher standard for law enforcement to obtain information shall govern.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/17/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Ann M. Williams
  2/19/2021HouseFirst Reading
  2/19/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/9/2021HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  3/11/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kambium Buckner
  3/11/2021HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Kambium Buckner
  3/12/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
  3/12/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Margaret Croke
  3/12/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
  3/12/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Anne Stava-Murray
  3/15/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
  3/18/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Hernandez
  3/23/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason
  3/23/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
  3/23/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.
  3/25/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
  3/26/2021HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 017-000-000
  3/30/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Delia C. Ramirez
  4/8/2021HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/14/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  4/14/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Ann M. Williams
  4/14/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/15/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
  4/15/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  4/15/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark L. Walker
  4/20/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  4/20/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 018-000-000
  4/21/2021HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/21/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  4/21/2021HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/22/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
  4/22/2021HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 114-000-001
  4/22/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  4/22/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  4/22/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kambium Buckner
  4/22/2021HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  4/22/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lance Yednock
  4/22/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sue Scherer
  4/22/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
  4/23/2021SenateArrive in Senate
  4/23/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/23/2021SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
  4/23/2021SenateFirst Reading
  4/23/2021SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/28/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
  4/28/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Bill Cunningham
  4/29/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura Fine
  4/29/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  4/29/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Adriane Johnson
  4/29/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
  5/4/2021SenateAssigned to Judiciary
  5/4/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Robert Peters
  5/5/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Doris Turner
  5/5/2021SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Celina Villanueva

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