HB 221 -  Recovery of Space Vehicles

by Sirois
Requires person who finds space vehicle to report description & location to law enforcement; prohibits person from appropriating vehicle to his or her own use or refusing to deliver vehicle to law enforcement or rightful owner; provides powers & duties of law enforcement officer who ascertains that person has wrongfully appropriated or withheld space vehicle or that space vehicle is present on public property; provides penalties for person who opposes, obstructs, or resists officer; provides immunity from prosecution for officer for certain actions; requires spaceflight entity that owns recovered space vehicle to reimburse law enforcement agency for certain costs.
Effective Date: July 1, 2021
Last Event: Filed on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 1:42 PM

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Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Filed Time: 01/12/2021 - 1:42 PM Member: Sirois Committee: Version: __

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331.501
331.502