Mar 142019
 March 14, 2019  Posted by  Laws, Surveillance, U.S.

Mike Maharrey writes:

Last Friday, a Utah House committee passed a bill that would prohibit police from using a person’s biometric data to gain access to their electronic device. The bill would not only privacy in Utah; it would also hinder one aspect of the federal surveillance state.

Rep. Adam Robertson (R-Provo) introduced House Bill 438 (HB438) on Feb. 27. The legislation would prohibit law enforcement from using an individual’s biometric information to access an electronic device protected by biometric security.


There are no exceptions to the ban.

Read more on TenthAmendmentCenter.

via Joe Cadillic

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