Electronic tracking devices; unauthorized installation or placement in motor vehicle, penalty. (SB599)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Electronic tracking devices in motor vehicles. Provides that any person who, with the intent to electronically track the location of a motor vehicle, knowingly installs or places an electronic tracking device, or causes an electronic tracking device to be installed or placed, in or on a motor vehicle without the consent of the owner or lessee, is guilty of a Class 4 misdemeanor. This provision does not apply to the original manufacturer of the motor vehicle, law enforcement officers, judicial officers, probation and parole officers, bail bondsmen, and bail enforcement agents. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2010Presented and ordered printed 10100179D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2010Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/01/2010Continued to 2011 in Courts of Justice (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2010Subject matter referred by letter to Joint Commission on Technology & Science
02/01/2010Pursuant to Senate Rule 20(L)
12/02/2010Left in Courts of Justice