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An act to amend Sections 47 and 51.7 of the Civil Code, relating to civil law.



Creates an additional exception to the privilege provisions for any communication between a person and a law enforcement agency in which the person knowingly or recklessly makes a false report that another person has committed, or is in the act of committing, a criminal act or is engaged in an activity requiring law enforcement intervention. Specifies that intimidation by threat of violence includes knowingly or recklessly making or threatening to make a false claim or report to law enforcement.