2003-2004 Regular Session - SB 103
Internet and Computer Safety Act; enact; offenses relating to internet contact with a child
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 6 of Chapter 9 of Title 16 of the O.C.G.A., relating to computer systems protection, so as to create the offense of computer trespass in the second degree; to enact the "Internet and Computer Safety Act"; to provide definitions; to provide for the offense of obscene Internet contact with a child; to provide for the offense of harassing e-mails; to provide penalties; to amend Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 17 of the O.C.G.A., relating to searches with warrants; to amend Code Section 16-11-37, relating to terroristic threats, so as to make it unlawful to use a computer or other electronic means to make terroristic threats; to amend Article 3 of Chapter 12 of Title 16 of the O.C.G.A., relating to obscenity and related offenses; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/10/2003 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/04/2003 - Senate Hopper