SB 229 Search warrants; allows an affidavit to be delivered by facsimile after it is certified.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)
Search warrants; affidavits, etc.  Allows an affidavit in support of a search warrant to be delivered by facsimile after it is certified and provides that the certifying officer's designee or agent may deliver the affidavit. The bill adds a requirement that a copy of the affidavit be delivered to the clerk of the circuit court in the county or city where the warrant is issued if different than the county or city where the search is to be made. The inventory of seized property will go to the circuit court of the county or city where the search was conducted. The bill specifies that the officer or his designee or agent may deliver the warrant, inventory, and accompanying affidavit in person, by certified mail or by facsimile.  This bill is identical to HB 941.

Full text:
01/07/08  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 084618272  pdf
01/21/08  Senate: Printed as engrossed 084618272-E  pdf
02/21/08  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB229ER)  pdf
03/05/08  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0147)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments

Status:
01/07/08  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 084618272
01/07/08  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/08  Senate: Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/16/08  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (14-Y 0-N)
01/18/08  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/21/08  Senate: Read second time
01/21/08  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
01/21/08  Senate: Committee amendment agreed to
01/21/08  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB229E
01/21/08  Senate: Printed as engrossed 084618272-E
01/22/08  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/22/08  Senate: Communicated to House
02/11/08  House: Placed on Calendar
02/11/08  House: Read first time
02/11/08  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/08  House: Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/15/08  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (19-Y 0-N)
02/19/08  House: Read second time
02/20/08  House: Read third time
02/20/08  House: Passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/20/08  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
02/21/08  Senate: Enrolled
02/21/08  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB229ER)
02/21/08  House: Signed by Speaker
02/25/08  Senate: Signed by President
03/02/08  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 147 (effective 7/1/08)
03/05/08  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0147)