SB 1719

  • Illinois Senate Bill
  • 101st Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Apr 11, 2019
  • Passed Senate Apr 10, 2019
  • House
  • Governor

Keep Internet Devices Safe Act

Abstract

Creates the Keep Internet Devices Safe Act. Includes a statement of legislative intent and defines terms. Provides that no private entity may turn on or enable, cause to be turned on or enabled, or otherwise use a digital device's microphone to listen for or collect information, including spoken words or other audible or inaudible sounds, unless a user first agrees to a written policy meeting specified criteria. Provides that a private entity that collects, stores, or transmits any information collected through a digital device's microphone concerning an Illinois resident shall implement and maintain reasonable security measures to protect such information from unauthorized access, acquisition, destruction, use, modification, and disclosure. Adds provisions governing waiver, applicability, and exceptions. Provides that a violation of the Keep Internet Devices Safe Act constitutes an unlawful practice under the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act and makes a corresponding change in that Act. Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Deletes reference to: 815 ILCS 505/2Z Adds reference to: New Act Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Creates a Keep the Internet Devices Safe Act that is different from the introduced bill. Removes legislative findings and intent. Provides that a "digital device" is an Internet-connected device that contains a microphone. Provides that no private entity may turn on or enable a digital device's microphone unless the registered owner or person (instead of user of the device) configuring the device is provided certain notices in a consumer agreement (instead of a written policy). Provides that a manufacturer of a digital device that does not cause to be turned on or otherwise use a digital device's microphone is not subject to the restrictions on the use of a digital device's microphone. Deletes provisions regarding violations of the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. Provides that the exclusive authority to enforce the Act is vested in the Attorney General.

Bill Sponsors (7)

Votes


Actions


Jun 23, 2020

House

Rule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

May 18, 2020

House

Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate

Mar 17, 2020

House

Approved for Consideration Rules Committee; 004-000-000

Feb 26, 2020

House

Alternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch

Jun 28, 2019

House

Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

May 31, 2019

House

Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) June 30, 2019

May 28, 2019

House

Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate

House

Held on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate

House

Second Reading - Short Debate

House

Do Pass / Short Debate Executive Committee; 008-005-000

May 24, 2019

House

Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2019

House

Motion to Suspend Rule 21 - Prevailed

House

Motion Filed to Suspend Rule 21 Executive Committee; Rep. Natalie A. Manley

House

Assigned to Executive Committee

Apr 11, 2019

House

Chief House Sponsor Rep. Justin Slaughter

House

Referred to Rules Committee

House

First Reading

House

Arrived in House

Apr 10, 2019

Senate

Recalled to Second Reading

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Telecommunications and Information Technology; 005-003-000

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-8(b-1), this amendment will remain in the Committee on Assignments.

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Castro

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading

Senate

Third Reading - Passed; 039-014-000

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)

Apr 09, 2019

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Telecommunications and Information Technology

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Cristina Castro

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 10, 2019

Senate

Second Reading

Apr 08, 2019

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Cristina Castro

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments

Mar 26, 2019

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy

Mar 21, 2019

Senate

Sponsor Removed Sen. Rachelle Crowe

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 26, 2019

Senate

Do Pass Telecommunications and Information Technology; 006-002-000

Mar 12, 2019

Senate

Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins

Mar 06, 2019

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Robert Peters

Feb 27, 2019

Senate

Assigned to Telecommunications and Information Technology

Feb 21, 2019

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Rachelle Crowe

Feb 19, 2019

Senate

Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes

Senate

Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Melinda Bush

Feb 15, 2019

Senate

Filed with Secretary by Sen. Cristina Castro

Senate

Referred to Assignments

Senate

First Reading

Bill Text

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Related Documents

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Senate Amendment 002
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