California RFID bill is back!!
Senator Joe Simitian introduced four RFID bills into the California legislature:
SB 30 - Identity Information Protection Act of 2007- privacy and security protections on the use of RFID tags in all California government-issued identification documents.
SB 28 – Prohibition of RFID tags in California driver's licenses.
SB 29 – Prohibition of RFID tags for the purpose of taking attendance in public schools.
SB 31 – Prohibition of reading (and attempted reading) of government documents using radio waves
Here's the link to the California bill tracker to read the bills http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/bilinfo.html
Other RFID news:
Recent research has revealed security flaws in RFID-embedded credit cards. You can also read about it here.