Bill Sponsors: IL HB3819 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Bill Title: Creates the Microphone-Enabled Devices Act. Contains legislative findings and defines terms. Requires that a private entity give written notice to and obtain the informed consent of a user before enabling the microphone in the user's device. Provides for a private right of action for damages, attorney's fees, and injunctive relief. Excludes State agencies and units of local government. Effective immediately.

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)

Status: (Introduced) 2017-05-15 - Tabled [HB3819 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Representative Louis Lang [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-016FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative David Olsen [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-081FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Gregory Harris [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-013FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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