Bruce Rauner on Homeland Security
Task Force to study drones vs. privacy rights
SB 44 creates a UAS Oversight Task Force (drones, or "Unmanned Aircraft Systems") which is tasked with considering commercial and private use of UAS, landowner and privacy rights and general rules and regulations for the safe operation of UAS.
The task force will prepare recommendations for the use of UAS in the state.
Legislative record: Passed House 106-0-1; passed Senate 55-0-4 May 30; signed by Governor Aug. 18.
Source: NCSL UAS Report: 2015 Illinois voting records: SB 44
, May 30, 2015
Page last updated: Feb 21, 2018