Drone Use and Aerial Surveillance Statement

Drone Use and Aerial Surveillance Statement


The rapid expansion of aerial surveillance technology with unmanned vehicles like drones was an issue of significant concern and interest across states. The signaling by the Federal Aviation Administration to open up more air space for commercial use by drones, and their application for law enforcement purposes precipitated the passage of several pieces of legislation across the country adding new parameters on the use of this transformational technology.

Submitted as:

SB 92
Status: Signed into law March 22, 2013.


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