Video and Audio Surveillance State Law Survey

Of the fifty-one jurisdictions surveyed, only Vermont has no statutory provision governing the recording of oral conversations. All of the jurisdictions in some respect control the visual recording of persons and/or places in specified circumstances.

The surveyed jurisdictions include the fifty states and the District of Columbia.

Map of Consent Requirements in the US by State

The information provided in this report is intended for general information purposes only, and may not constitute the most up-to-date information with respect to this subject. This report is not intended to convey and does not constitute legal advice or opinions. Readers should not act based on any information provided in this report, and should consult legal counsel for legal advice with respect to a particular matter.