Electronic communication service or remote computing service; obtaining records. (HB1640)

Introduced By

Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Obtaining records concerning electronic communication service or remote computing service; location data. Expands certain disclosure and search warrant requirements for the purposes of obtaining records concerning an electronic communication service or remote computing service from real-time location data to location data, defined in the bill as any data or information concerning the location of an electronic device that, in whole or in part, is generated, derived from, or obtained by the operation of the device. Under current law, such requirements are limited to real-time location data. Read the Bill »


12/04/2020: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/16/2020Presented and ordered printed 20104344D
01/16/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/26/2020Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/03/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1640)
02/05/2020Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2021
02/07/2020Continued to 2021 in Courts of Justice
12/04/2020Left in Courts of Justice