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2017-2018 Regular Session - HB 79
Law enforcement; retaining license plate data obtained from automated license plate recognition systems beyond certain periods; prohibit
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 35 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions regarding law enforcement officers and agencies, so as to prohibit law enforcement from retaining license plate data obtained from automated license plate recognition systems beyond a certain period; to provide for definitions; to provide for the exchange of data obtained from license plate recognition systems by law enforcement; to provide for criminal penalties for misuse of captured license plate data; to provide for policies; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2018 - Effective Date
May/08/2018 - Act 452
May/08/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/02/2018 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/12/2018 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/12/2018 - Senate Third Read
Mar/09/2018 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/07/2018 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/14/2018 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/13/2018 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/13/2018 - House Third Readers
Feb/05/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/30/2017 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Feb/27/2017 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/25/2017 - House Second Readers
Jan/24/2017 - House First Readers
Jan/23/2017 - House Hopper
2/13/2018 Modified Structured Rule
Mar/12/2018 - Senate Vote #596Yea(48)Nay(0)NV(3)
Feb/13/2018 - House Vote #492Yea(169)Nay(2)NV(4)
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