Senate Bill

SB 4:

Bans Tik Tok from state-owned devices

Not Bipartisan

Bill Primary sponsors



Filed 12.05.22

Full Bill Title

To prohibit a public entity from using the Tik Tok application or visiting the Tik Tok website on a state-owned device or state-leased equipment


What it does

This bill makes is a ‘violation’ for a state employee or contractor to download or use Tik Tok on a state-owned or state-leased device. It states that upon “conviction,” the offending party would be “guilty of a violation,” but doesn’t specify who would determine conviction or punishment for a violation.

The bill also lays out concerns about China and the actions other government agencies have taken to ban Tik Tok from government-owned devices.

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