SB 1139 Computer crimes; enhanced penalties; forfeiture.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Computer crimes; enhanced penalties; forfeiture; etc. Provides that certain obscenity violations are, when accomplished with a computer, subject to separate and distinct punishment. Adds enhancements for punishment of computer fraud based on volume of e-mail and revenue generated. Raises penalty for computer trespass. Raises penalty for theft of computer services based on value of services. Establishes an alternate method for calculating statutory civil damages for a person who is injured by reason of any violation of the Computer Crimes Act, based on the number of complaints, degree of culpability, amount of economic gain, and prior history. The bill also adds a seizure and forfeiture provision allowing for forfeiture of all proceeds and equipment received from violations of the Computer Crimes Act. This bill is identical to HB 2290.

Full text:
01/08/03  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/08/03 030365253  pdf | impact statement
01/23/03  Senate: Committee substitute printed 031818536-S1  pdf | impact statement
01/30/03  Senate: Printed as engrossed 031818536-ES1  pdf | impact statements
02/18/03  House: Committee substitute printed 031866536-H1  pdf | impact statement
02/27/03  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1139ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/02/03  Senate: Reenrolled bill text (SB1139ER2)  pdf
04/03/03  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP1016)  pdf

Senate amendments
Governor's recommendation

01/08/03  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/08/03 030365253
01/08/03  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/22/03  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice w/sub (15-Y 0-N)
01/22/03  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
01/23/03  Senate: Committee substitute printed 031818536-S1
01/28/03  Senate: Reported from Finance with amendments (13-Y 0-N)
01/29/03  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/29/03  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (40-Y 0-N)
01/30/03  Senate: Read second time
01/30/03  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
01/30/03  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 031818536-S1
01/30/03  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
01/30/03  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
01/30/03  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. w/amds. 031818536-ES1
01/30/03  Senate: Printed as engrossed 031818536-ES1
01/31/03  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/03  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/03  Senate: Communicated to House
02/04/03  House: Placed on Calendar
02/04/03  House: Read first time
02/04/03  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/13/03  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 1
02/17/03  House: Reported from C. J. with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
02/18/03  House: Committee substitute printed 031866536-H1
02/18/03  House: Read second time
02/19/03  House: Read third time
02/19/03  House: Committee substitute agreed to 031866536-H1
02/19/03  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute 031866536-H1
02/19/03  House: Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/19/03  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/20/03  Senate: House substitute agreed to by Senate (37-Y 1-N)
02/20/03  Senate: VOTE: CONCUR HOUSE AMENDMENT (37-Y 1-N)
02/27/03  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1139ER)
03/05/03  Senate: Enrolled
03/05/03  House: Signed by Speaker
03/06/03  Senate: Signed by President
03/24/03  Senate: Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/02/03  Senate: Placed on Calendar
04/02/03  Senate: Senate concurred in Gov's recommendation (38-Y 2-N)
04/02/03  Senate: VOTE: ADOPT GOV. RECOMM. (38-Y 2-N)
04/02/03  House: House concurred in Gov's recommendation (94-Y 0-N)
04/02/03  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (94-Y 0-N)
04/02/03  Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
04/02/03  House: Reenrolled
04/02/03  Senate: Signed by President as reenrolled
04/02/03  House: Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/02/03  House: Enacted, Chapter 1016 (effective 7/1/03)
04/02/03  Senate: Reenrolled bill text (SB1139ER2)
04/03/03  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP1016)