Fla. Legislature Sends Drone Privacy Bill To Governor

Law360, New York (April 17, 2013, 6:58 PM EDT) -- The Florida Legislature on Wednesday approved a measure that would protect privacy rights by restricting law enforcement's and other state agencies' use of drones to gather evidence, sending the bill to Gov. Rick Scott who has indicated he will sign it into law.

The House of Representatives unanimously approved Senate Bill 92, called the Freedom from Unwarranted Surveillance Act, by substituting the Senate-approved version for its House Bill 119. The measure, which already cleared the full state Senate last week, sets rules for the use of...
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