Unmanned aircraft systems; search warrants. (HB2552)

Introduced By

Sen. Emily Brewer (R-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Unmanned aircraft systems; delayed notice of search warrant when deployed. Provides that within 10 days after an unmanned aircraft system is used during the execution of a search warrant, a copy of the executed search warrant shall be served on the person who was the subject of the search warrant and the person whose property was the subject of the search warrant. The bill provides that upon request, and for good cause shown, the circuit court may grant one or more extensions for such service for a period not to exceed 30 days each. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19103317D
01/09/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2019Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
01/16/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 1-N)
02/01/2019Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (15-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2019Committee substitute printed 19105089D-H1
02/03/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Read second time
02/04/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19105089D-H1
02/04/2019Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2552H1
02/05/2019Read third time and passed House (83-Y 16-N)
02/05/2019VOTE: PASSAGE (83-Y 16-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/11/2019Committee substitute printed to LIS only 19106821D-S1
02/11/2019Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)