Unmanned aircraft system; use during commission of a crime, penalty. (HB89)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Use of unmanned aircraft system during commission of a crime; penalty. Provides that a person is guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor if he uses or attempts to use an unmanned aircraft system while committing or attempting to commit a crime or obstructing or attempting to obstruct law-enforcement officers, animal control officers, or emergency medical services agency personnel in the performance of their duties. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/10/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101781D
12/10/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee Criminal Law
01/14/2016Assigned App. sub: Subcommittee Criminal Law
01/14/2016Assigned Courts sub:
01/18/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB89)
01/27/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in Courts of Justice