Unmanned aircraft systems; used by law-enforcement officers, persons sought for arrest. (SB1507)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


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Use of unmanned aircraft systems by law-enforcement officers; persons sought for arrest. Provides that a law-enforcement officer may deploy an unmanned aircraft system (i) to aerially survey a primary residence to formulate a plan to execute an arrest warrant for a felony offense or (ii) to locate a person sought for arrest when such person has fled from a law-enforcement officer and a law-enforcement officer remains in hot pursuit of such person. Read the Bill »


01/08/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Courts of Justice Committee


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101909D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

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