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2021 FL H.B. 1513

Title - An act relating to law enforcement and correctional officer accreditation and standards

Law Number - 2021 FL H.B. 1513

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Relates to law enforcement and correctional officer accreditation and standards,requires Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission to adopt rules prohibiting law enforcement officers, correctional officers, or correctional probation officers from...

Relates to law enforcement and correctional officer accreditation and standards,requires Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission to adopt rules prohibiting law enforcement officers, correctional officers, or correctional probation officers from using specified techniques,requires commission to adopt rules requiring employing agencies to report information related to use of such techniques.

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2021 FL S.B. 450

Title - An act relating to citizen review boards

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 450

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Relates to citizen review boards,requires law enforcement agencies that employ law enforcement officers being investigated for use of force by a citizen review board to include a member of the citizen review board as part of the law enforcement agency inv...

Relates to citizen review boards,requires law enforcement agencies that employ law enforcement officers being investigated for use of force by a citizen review board to include a member of the citizen review board as part of the law enforcement agency investigative team,requires the county commission or other governing body of each county to establish a citizen review board with the authority and ability to independently investigate law enforcement agencies within that county.

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2021 FL H.B. 277

Title - An act relating to a statewide police misconduct registry,creating s. 943.6872, F.S.,defining the term “discriminatory profiling”,requiring the Department of Law Enforcement to establish by a certain date and maintain a statewide police misconduct registry,specifying information that the registry must contain on all state and local law enforcement officers,requiring the head of each state and local law enforcement agency to periodically submit specified information to the department beginning on a specified date,requiring the department to publish the information on its website by a specified date,providing an effective date

Law Number - 2021 FL H.B. 277

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Relates to statewide police misconduct registry,requires Department of Law Enforcement (FLDE) to establishes and maintain statewide police misconduct registry,specifies information that registry must contain,requires head of each state and local law enfor...

Relates to statewide police misconduct registry,requires Department of Law Enforcement (FLDE) to establishes and maintain statewide police misconduct registry,specifies information that registry must contain,requires head of each state and local law enforcement agency to periodically submit specified information.

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2021 FL S.B. 462

Title - An act relating to law enforcement officer use of force deaths

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 462

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Relates to law enforcement officer use of force deaths.

2021 FL H.B. 187

Title - An act relating to law enforcement equipment

Law Number - 2021 FL H.B. 187

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Relates to law enforcement equipment,prohibits local law enforcement agencies from acquiring certain surplus military equipment,prohibits use of certain munitions and tear gas,provides exceptions.

2021 FL H.B. 197

Title - An act relating to law enforcement officers,amending s. 775.085, F.S.,including service as a law enforcement officer as a ground for reclassification of certain criminal offenses on the basis of prejudice against the victim,defining the term “law enforcement officer”,amending s. 943.1729, F.S.,authorizing crisis intervention training for law enforcement officers to obtain initial certification or for continued employment,providing an effective date.

Law Number - 2021 FL H.B. 197

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Relates to Law Enforcement Officers,includes service as law enforcement officer as ground for reclassification of certain criminal offenses on basis of prejudice against victim,authorizes crisis intervention training for law enforcement officers.

2021 FL S.B. 454

Title - An act relating to law enforcement agency data reporting

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 454

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Relates to law enforcement agency data reporting.

2021 FL S.B. 484

Title - An act relating to combating public disorder

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 484

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Relates to combating public disorder,authorizes a resident of a municipality to file an appeal to the Administration Commission if the governing body of the municipality makes a specified reduction to the operating budget of a municipal law enforcement ag...

Relates to combating public disorder,authorizes a resident of a municipality to file an appeal to the Administration Commission if the governing body of the municipality makes a specified reduction to the operating budget of a municipal law enforcement agency,creates a cause of action against a municipality for obstructing or interfering with reasonable law enforcement protection during a riot or an unlawful assembly.

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2021 FL S.B. 1148

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

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 1148

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Relates to excessive use of force by law enforcement officers,requires a law enforcement officer to intervene when another officer is using or attempting to use excessive force under certain circumstances,requires a law enforcement officer to render aid t...

Relates to excessive use of force by law enforcement officers,requires a law enforcement officer to intervene when another officer is using or attempting to use excessive force under certain circumstances,requires a law enforcement officer to render aid to a victim of excessive force under certain circumstances,requires a law enforcement officer to report the commission of a criminal offense by another officer while on duty.

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2021 FL H.B. 577

Title - An act relating to law enforcement officer use of force

Law Number - 2021 FL H.B. 577

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Relates to law enforcement officer use of force,requires law enforcement and correctional agencies to collect data concerning use of force incidents,provides for suspension of funding for local law enforcement agencies that fail to comply with data requir...

Relates to law enforcement officer use of force,requires law enforcement and correctional agencies to collect data concerning use of force incidents,provides for suspension of funding for local law enforcement agencies that fail to comply with data requirements,requires data to be collected in compliance with federal standards,requires Department of Law Enforcement (FLDE) to maintain statewide database with data and publish database on its website,requires Department of Law Enforcement (FLDE).

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2021 FL S.B. 1632

Title - An act relating to the Florida Retirement System

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 1632

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Relates to State Retirement System,revises the definition of the term continuous service for purposes of the State Retirement System,revises an exception to the employment after retirement limitations for retired law enforcement officers who are reemploye...

Relates to State Retirement System,revises the definition of the term continuous service for purposes of the State Retirement System,revises an exception to the employment after retirement limitations for retired law enforcement officers who are reemployed with a covered employer.

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2021 FL H.B. 879

Title - An act relating to mental illness training for law enforcement officers

Law Number - 2021 FL H.B. 879

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Relates to mental illness training for law enforcement officers,requires Department of Law Enforcement to establish continued employment training component relating to mental illness,specifies instruction to be included,provides that completion of trainin...

Relates to mental illness training for law enforcement officers,requires Department of Law Enforcement to establish continued employment training component relating to mental illness,specifies instruction to be included,provides that completion of training may count toward continued employment or appointment instruction requirements.

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