SB 797 Prohibits voluntary roadside checkpoints established by law enforcement for the collection of breath, blood, or saliva samples except for sobriety checkpoints
Sponsor: Nieves
LR Number: 5473S.01I Fiscal Note available
Committee: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence
Last Action: 2/19/2014 - Second Read and Referred S Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee Journal Page: S319
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Effective Date: August 28, 2014

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SB 797 - This act prohibits law enforcement agencies and employees of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration from establishing voluntary roadside checkpoints for the collection of breath, blood, or saliva samples. Sobriety checkpoints are exempted from this prohibition.

MICHELA BIRK