Tag: bill


Everything You Need to Know About Congress’ New Email Privacy Bill

April 28, 2016

Via: Motherboard

A privacy bill five years in the making just passed overwhelmingly through the House of Representatives, where privacy advocates and tech companies like Google and Dropbox are challenging a decades-old law that allows the government to get emails without a […]


Bill That Exempts Small Consumer Drones From FAA Regulations Moves Forward

February 12, 2016

Via: Motherboard

A piece of legislation that would exempt small drones from almost all upcoming Federal Aviation Administration regulations has been attached to an FAA funding bill in Congress, a version of which must pass before the end of March. The “Micro […]


California Lawmakers Want to Let Emergency Responders Disable Drones

July 23, 2015

Via: Matt Novak

Last week firefighting crews couldn’t do their job because five amateur drones were circling the area. And this wasn’t the first time. Drones are getting in the way, and some lawmakers in California want to change all that. Specifically they’d […]