The chief law enforcement officer of every state and local law enforcement agency that maintains an automated license plate reader shall establish and enforce a written policy governing use of the reader. Use of an automated license plate reader without adoption of a written policy under this section is prohibited. At a minimum, the policies and procedures must incorporate the requirements of section 13.824, and the employee discipline standards for unauthorized access to data contained in section 13.09.
NOTE: This section as added by Laws 2015, chapter 67, section 4, is effective August 1, 2015, provided that chief law enforcement officers adopt the policy required under this section no later than January 15, 2016. Laws 2015, chapter 67, section 4, the effective date.