The following groups are part of a coalition supporting search warrant protection for location data, content of email, and content of cloud-hosted documents:
Grits for Breakfast
Texans for Accountable Government
ACLU of Texas
- A governmental entity may require a provider of wire or electronic communication service or a provider of remote computing service to disclose communications that are not readily accessible to the public only with a search warrant issued based on a showing of probable cause, regardless of the age of the communications, the means or status of their storage or the provider’s access to or use of the communications in its normal business operations.
- A governmental entity may access, or may require a covered entity to provide, prospectively or retrospectively, location information regarding a mobile communications device only with a warrant issued based on a showing of probable cause.