KY HB22 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 2-1)
Status: Engrossed on January 18 2018 - 50% progression
Action: 2018-01-18 - received in Senate
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [PDF]


Amend KRS 446.010 to define "unmanned aircraft system"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 500 to prescribe permitted and prohibited uses of drones; provide exceptions; prohibit use of evidence obtained by a drone in violation of stated prohibitions; authorize that section to be cited as the "Citizens' Freedom from Unwarranted Surveillance Act"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 501 to clarify criminal liability for offenses committed using a drone; create a new section of KRS Chapter 525 to create the offense of obstructing an emergency responder.

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AN ACT relating to public safety.



2018-01-18Senatereceived in Senate
2018-01-17House3rd reading, passed 94-0
2018-01-16Houseposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, January 17, 2018
2018-01-11House2nd reading, to Rules
2018-01-10Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
2018-01-08Houseposted in committee
2018-01-05Housereassigned to Judiciary (H)
2018-01-02Houseto Small Business & Information Technology (H)
2018-01-02Houseintroduced in House
2017-06-05HousePrefiled by the sponsor(s).

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