Illinois Action Steps

Illinois Sen. Daniel Biss introduced SB2808, the Freedom From Location Surveillance Act. If passed, the state would be banned from obtaining “current or future location information pertaining to a person” without a court order based on probable cause.

STATUS – 02-19, Passed out of Committee
04-08, Passed Senate 52-0
05-19 Passed House, amended 111-0
05-21 – Returned to Senate for concurrence
05-30 – Concurred

Illinois residents, take the following steps to support this legislation!

1. Call the Governor. Strongly, but respectfully urge him to SIGN SB2808 into law. A phone call has 10x the impact of an email.

Gov. Pat Quinn: 217-782-0244

2. Email your state senator AND state rep. Respectfully urge them to introduce two additional bills:

4th Amendment Protection Action Act (bans resources to warrantless surveillance and obtaining warrantless info) HERE
Electronic Data Privacy Act (prohibits the state from obtaining information without a warrant) HERE

3. Share this information widely. Whether on social media – facebook, twitter, google plus – by email, or other methods, please pass this information along to as many people as possible.

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