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2021 FL S.P.B. 7064

Title - An act relating to public records

Law Number - 2021 FL S.P.B. 7064

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Relates to public records/investigations by the department of legal affairs,provides an exemption from public records requirements for information relating to investigations by the Department of Legal Affairs and law enforcement agencies of certain data p...

Relates to public records/investigations by the department of legal affairs,provides an exemption from public records requirements for information relating to investigations by the Department of Legal Affairs and law enforcement agencies of certain data privacy violations,provides for future legislative review and repeal of the exemption,provides a statement of public necessity.

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2021 FL S.P.B. 7064

Title - An act relating to public records

Law Number - 2021 FL S.P.B. 7064

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Relates to public records/investigations by the department of legal affairs,provides an exemption from public records requirements for information relating to investigations by the Department of Legal Affairs and law enforcement agencies of certain data p...

Relates to public records/investigations by the department of legal affairs,provides an exemption from public records requirements for information relating to investigations by the Department of Legal Affairs and law enforcement agencies of certain data privacy violations,provides for future legislative review and repeal of the exemption,provides a statement of public necessity.

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2021 FL S.B. 330

Title - An act relating to sale and delivery of firearms,requires the parties

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 330

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Relates to sale and delivery of firearms,requires the parties, if neither party to a sale, lease, or other transfer of a firearm is a licensed dealer, to complete the sale, lease, or other transfer through a licensed dealer,authorizes a licensed dealer to...

Relates to sale and delivery of firearms,requires the parties, if neither party to a sale, lease, or other transfer of a firearm is a licensed dealer, to complete the sale, lease, or other transfer through a licensed dealer,authorizes a licensed dealer to charge a buyer or transferee specified fees,deletes provisions authorizing a licensee to complete the sale or transfer of a firearm to a person without receiving certain notification from the Department of Law Enforcement.

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2021 FL S.B. 458

Title - An act relating to the use of force by law enforcement officers

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 458

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Relates to use of force by law enforcement officers.

2021 FL S.B. 458

Title - An act relating to the use of force by law enforcement officers

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 458

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Relates to use of force by law enforcement officers.

2021 FL S.B. 330

Title - An act relating to sale and delivery of firearms,requires the parties

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 330

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Relates to sale and delivery of firearms,requires the parties, if neither party to a sale, lease, or other transfer of a firearm is a licensed dealer, to complete the sale, lease, or other transfer through a licensed dealer,authorizes a licensed dealer to...

Relates to sale and delivery of firearms,requires the parties, if neither party to a sale, lease, or other transfer of a firearm is a licensed dealer, to complete the sale, lease, or other transfer through a licensed dealer,authorizes a licensed dealer to charge a buyer or transferee specified fees,deletes provisions authorizing a licensee to complete the sale or transfer of a firearm to a person without receiving certain notification from the Department of Law Enforcement.

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2022 FL H.B. 7051

Title - Law Enforcement and Correctional Officer Practices

Law Number - 2022 FL H.B. 7051

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Requires application for employment or appointment as law enforcement or correctional officer to contain specified disclosures,requires background investigation of applicant to include specified information,requires employing agencies to maintain employme...

Requires application for employment or appointment as law enforcement or correctional officer to contain specified disclosures,requires background investigation of applicant to include specified information,requires employing agencies to maintain employment information for minimum period,requires establishment of standards for officer training & policies concerning use of force,requires law enforcement agencies to establish policies for specified use of force investigations,requires investigation to include an independent report,requires report to be submitted to state attorney,requires law enforcement agencies to submit specified data to FDLE,prohibits child younger than certain age from being arrested, charged, or adjudicated delinquent for delinquent act or violation of law.

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2021 FL S.B. 438

Title - An act relating to investigations of officer-involved deaths

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 438

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Relates to investigations of officer involved deaths,requires that each law enforcement agency have a written policy regarding the investigation of officer involved deaths,authorizes internal investigations under certain circumstances,authorizes compensat...

Relates to investigations of officer involved deaths,requires that each law enforcement agency have a written policy regarding the investigation of officer involved deaths,authorizes internal investigations under certain circumstances,authorizes compensation for certain investigations to be determined in a manner consistent with mutual aid agreements.

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2021 FL H.B. 1451

Title - AN act relating to community safety and criminal justice

Law Number - 2021 FL H.B. 1451

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Relates to community safety and criminal justice,provides law enforcement requirements and reports on officer excessive force use,provides public records exemptions do not apply to body camera recordings,provides for civil action against an officer acting...

Relates to community safety and criminal justice,provides law enforcement requirements and reports on officer excessive force use,provides public records exemptions do not apply to body camera recordings,provides for civil action against an officer acting under color of law of this state or its political subdivisions for deprivation of rights secured under us and State Constitutions,excludes persons seeking to take enforcement of law into their own hands from provisions protecting use of deadly force.

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2021 FL H.B. 479

Title - An act relating to compensation for victims of excessive use of force by law enforcement officers

Law Number - 2021 FL H.B. 479

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Relates to compensation for victims of excessive use of force by law enforcement officers,revises definition of term crime to include victims of law enforcement officers excessive use of force for purposes of Florida Crime Victims Compensation Act,provide...

Relates to compensation for victims of excessive use of force by law enforcement officers,revises definition of term crime to include victims of law enforcement officers excessive use of force for purposes of Florida Crime Victims Compensation Act,provides eligibility for compensation for minor children of nondeceased victim for specified purposes,provides that specified eligibility requirements do not apply to victim of law enforcement officers excessive use of force.

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2021 FL H.B. 673

Title - An act relating to DNA evidence collected in sexual offense investigations,providing a short title,amending s. 943.326, F.S.,requiring the Department of Law Enforcement, by a specified date, to create and maintain a statewide database for tracking sexual offense evidence kits,providing database requirements,requiring the department to adopt rules providing database participation requirements,requiring specified entities to participate according to department rules,providing participation requirements,requiring the department to ensure that alleged sexual offense victims and certain other persons receive specified notice and be informed that they have access to information regarding such kits and evidence,providing requirements for notification of DNA matches,providing for implementation,requiring the department to apply for specified grant funds,providing an effective date.

Law Number - 2021 FL H.B. 673

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Relates to DNA evidence collected in sexual offense investigations,designates Act Gails Law,requires Department of Law Enforcement, by specified date, to create and maintain statewide database for tracking sexual offense evidence kits,provides database re...

Relates to DNA evidence collected in sexual offense investigations,designates Act Gails Law,requires Department of Law Enforcement, by specified date, to create and maintain statewide database for tracking sexual offense evidence kits,provides database requirements,requires participation,requires Department of Law Enforcement to ensure that alleged sexual offense victims and certain other persons are notified of or have access to information regarding such kits and evidence.

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2021 FL S.B. 1866

Title - An act relating to misconduct by law enforcement officers

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 1866

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Relates to misconduct by law enforcement officers,requires law enforcement agencies to collect and report specified data to the Department of Law Enforcement concerning the use of force incidents and other interactions with the public,requires law enforce...

Relates to misconduct by law enforcement officers,requires law enforcement agencies to collect and report specified data to the Department of Law Enforcement concerning the use of force incidents and other interactions with the public,requires law enforcement agencies to establish Early intervention systems for officer misconduct,requires the Department of Law Enforcement to establish a program that standardizes definitions of, training related to, and consequences for misconduct by law enforcement.

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