MD HB314 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 15-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 14 2018 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2018-04-09 - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (41-3)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Authorizing a court to issue an order authorizing or directing a law enforcement officer to use a cell site simulator after making a certain determination; requiring a law enforcement agency authorized to use a cell site simulator to take certain actions; limiting to 30 days or less the time period during which a cell site simulator may be used or location information may be obtained under the authority of a certain order; requiring cell site simulator use by law enforcement to begin 10 days after issuance of an order; etc.

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Criminal Procedure - Cell Site Simulator Technology


Roll Calls

2018-04-05 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (41-3) (Y: 42 N: 4 NV: 3 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2018-03-11 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (102-35) (Y: 103 N: 36 NV: 1 Abs: 9) [PASS]


2018-04-09SenateThird Reading Passed with Amendments (41-3)
2018-04-09SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2018-04-09SenateFavorable with Amendments {928476/1 Report Adopted
2018-04-09SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2018-03-15SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings
2018-03-14HouseThird Reading Passed (102-35)
2018-03-13HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2018-03-13HouseFavorable with Amendments {242719/1 Report Adopted
2018-03-12HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2018-01-30HouseHearing 1/30 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-01-22HouseFirst Reading Judiciary


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments