Maine Revised Statutes

§641. Definitions

As used in this subchapter, unless the context otherwise indicates, the following terms have the following meanings. [2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW).]

1. Adverse result.   "Adverse result" means:
A. Immediate danger of death or serious physical injury; [2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW).]
B. Flight from prosecution; [2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW).]
C. Destruction of or tampering with evidence; [2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW).]
D. Intimidation of a potential witness; [2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW).]
E. Potentially jeopardizing an investigation; [2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW).]
F. Undue delay of a trial; or [2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW).]
G. Other significantly detrimental consequence. [2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW).]
[ 2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW) .]
2. Content information.   "Content information," when used with respect to any wire, oral or electronic communication, includes any information concerning the substance, purport or meaning of that communication.
[ 2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW) .]
3. Electronic communication service.   "Electronic communication service" means a service that provides to users the ability to send or receive spoken or electronic communications.
[ 2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW) .]
4. Government entity.   "Government entity" means a state or local government agency, including but not limited to a law enforcement entity or any other investigative entity, agency, department, division, bureau, board or commission or an individual acting or purporting to act for or on behalf of a state or local government agency.
[ 2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW) .]
5. Owner.   "Owner" means the person or entity having the legal title, claim or right to a portable electronic device.
[ 2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW) .]
6. Portable electronic device.   "Portable electronic device" means a portable device that enables access to, or use of, an electronic communication service or remote computing service.
[ 2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW) .]
7. Remote computing service.   "Remote computing service" means computer storage or processing services provided by means of an electronic communication service.
[ 2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW) .]
8. User.   "User" means a person or entity that uses a portable electronic device.
§641. Definitions (As enacted by PL 2013, c. 409, §1 is REALLOCATED TO TITLE 16, SECTION 647)
[ 2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
RR 2013, c. 1, §28 (RAL). 2013, c. 402, §1 (NEW). 2013, c. 409, §1 (NEW).