HB 1729 Computer Crimes Act; prohibited software and actions.
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Summary as introduced:
Computer Crimes Act; prohibited software and actions.  Amends the Computer Crimes Act to prohibit the use of software that changes settings, collects personally identifiable information, or obstructs the reasonable operation of the computer. The bill also prohibits the installation of computer software that operates in this manner. Violations of this bill are Class 1 misdemeanors. The bill provides exemptions for maintenance and security.

Full text:
01/03/05  House: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 050062276  pdf | impact statement

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/03/05  House: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 050062276
01/03/05  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/05  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: Criminal Law
01/21/05  House: Referred from Courts of Justice (19-Y 0-N)
01/21/05  House: Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
01/31/05  House: Reported from S.T. w/amds (20-Y 0-N)
01/31/05  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/04/05  House: Passed by in C. J. with letter (18-Y 0-N)