Board Bill Number 185 In Session 2023-2024

Regulating the City's Use of Surveillance Technology


An ordinance setting forth regulations for the use of surveillance technology by the City of St. Louis; requiring surveillance technology usage and specific technologies be approved by the Board of Aldermen after required public hearing, before any such surveillance technology may be used and plans may be put into practice; and containing a severability clause and emergency clause.


Latest Bill text:


Session: 2023-2024

Introduced: 12/08/2023

Primary Sponsors: Rasheen Aldridge

Latest Activity: Register Returns Notice with Ordinance Number

Ordinance: 71842 effective 05/06/2024

Legislative History

Legislative activities and outcomes for this board bill. Learn more about what these activities mean.

  • 12/08/2023

    First Reading

    Bill text was introduced (155.20 KB PDF).

  • 12/08/2023

    Referred to a Committee

    The bill was assigned to the Public Safety Committee.

  • 02/29/2024

    Committee Hearing

    The bill was held in committee during the Public Safety Committee hearing.

  • 03/22/2024

    Committee Hearing

    The bill was passed out of committee with a recommendation of do pass during the Public Safety Committee hearing.

    The bill text was changed:

  • 03/29/2024

    Second Reading

  • 04/05/2024


    The bill was passed.

    The bill text was changed:

  • 04/15/2024


    The bill was engrossed during the Engrossment, Rules, Resolutions and Credentials Committee.

  • 04/15/2024

    Third Reading

    The bill was passed.

  • 04/15/2024

    Delivered to Mayor

  • 05/01/2024

    Mayor Returns Bill

    The bill was returned without a signature.

  • 05/01/2024

    Delivered to Register

  • 05/22/2024

    Register Returns Notice with Ordinance Number

    Register returns ordinance number 71842. Effective date is 05/06/2024

Supporting Materials

These materials are not a part of the legislation. They may be presented by the sponsor, other Board members, special guest speakers or others to help further explain the proposal, provide other evidence, give additional information and/or alternative ideas or opinions.

2 Files have been uploaded
Title File Size
Committee Substitute for Board Bill Number 185 that may be proposed at the Public Safety Committee meeting scheduled for Thursday, Februray 29, 2024 at 2pm in the Kennedy Room BB185CS Clean Copy.pdf 182.88 KB
Proposed Floor Substitute for Board Bill Number 185 Committee Subsititue. BB185FS Clean Copy 2.pdf 190.36 KB


04/15/2024 Vote Results

Aye Votes 13
No Votes 2
Final Passage Vote

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Ordinance Number: 71842

Effective Date: 05/06/2024

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