Massachusetts Bill Would Restrict ALPRs, Help Block National License Plate Tracking Program

BOSTON (Mar. 18, 2015) Last week, a bill was introduced in the Massachusetts House that would put strict restrictions on automated license plate reader systems (ALPR), placing significant roadblocks in the way of a federal program using states to help track the location of millions of everyday people through pictures of their license plates.

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Florida Action Alert: Help Stop Drone Surveillance, Support H0649 and S0766

In 2013, SB92 was passed into law, taking good first steps to stop warrantless drone spying. (read about it here)

For 2015, two complementary bills in the Senate (S0766) and House (H0649) would further restrict drone surveillance. S766 passed 7-0 out of its first committee on 03-10 and now moves to the Senate Judiciary committee.

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Arizona Action Alert: Help Block Federal Gun Control, Support SB1330

Arizona SB1330 would effectively block any new federal gun control measures. It was approved in the state senate by a 17-12 margin on March 11. It must now pass successfully through the House Military Affairs and Public Safety Committee before the full House can consider it. Take the following steps to support this important bill.

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Arizona Senate Committee Passes Bill to Help Block Executive Orders

PHOENIX (March 17, 2015) Today, an Arizona Senate committee passed a bill that would help seal the coffin in the Grand Canyon State on unilateral presidential executive orders intended to circumvent Congress’ role as the legislative body under the Constitution. It previously passed the House by a 36-24 vote

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