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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. 629

Title - An act relating to standards for pursuit and arrest of suspects

Law Number - 2021 FL H.B. 629

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Relates to standards for pursuit and arrest of suspects,provides addition criteria for use of force,requires law enforcement agencies to adopt standards for pursuit of different types of fleeing suspects,provides requirements for such standards.

2021 FL H.B. 629

Title - An act relating to standards for pursuit and arrest of suspects

Law Number - 2021 FL H.B. 629

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Relates to standards for pursuit and arrest of suspects,provides addition criteria for use of force,requires law enforcement agencies to adopt standards for pursuit of different types of fleeing suspects,provides requirements for such standards.

2021 FL S.B. 44

Title - Use of Drones by Government Agencies

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 44

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Relates to drones, expands the authorized uses of drones by law enforcement agencies, by a state agency or political subdivision, or by certified fire department personnel for specified purposes.

2021 FL S.B. 330

Title - Requiring 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.

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 H.B. 79

Title - Requiring Division of Emergency Management to identify and maintain inventory of certain digitally displayed automatic changeable facing signs,requires Florida Department of Law Enforcement, in cooperation with other agencies, to establish and implement Purple Alert concerning certain missing adults.

Law Number - 2021 FL H.B. 79

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Relates to purple alert,requires Division of Emergency Management to identify and maintain inventory of certain digitally displayed automatic changeable facing signs,requires Florida Department of Law Enforcement, in cooperation with other agencies, to ...

Relates to purple alert,requires Division of Emergency Management to identify and maintain inventory of certain digitally displayed automatic changeable facing signs,requires Florida Department of Law Enforcement, in cooperation with other agencies, to establish and implement Purple Alert concerning certain missing adults.

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2021 FL S.B. 274

Title - Requiring the Department of Law Enforcement to expunge the nonjudicial arrest record of certain minors who have successfully completed a diversion program for any offense, rather than only a misdemeanor offense,authorizing a minor who successfully completes a diversion program for any offense, rather than only for a first-time misdemeanor offense, to lawfully deny or fail to acknowledge certain information.

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 274

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Concerns the Juvenile Diversion Program Expunction,requires the Department of Law Enforcement to expunge the nonjudicial arrest record of certain minors who have successfully completed a diversion program for any offense, rather than only a misdemeanor...

Concerns the Juvenile Diversion Program Expunction,requires the Department of Law Enforcement to expunge the nonjudicial arrest record of certain minors who have successfully completed a diversion program for any offense, rather than only a misdemeanor offense,authorizing a minor who successfully completes a diversion program for any offense, rather than only for a first-time misdemeanor offense, to lawfully deny or fail to acknowledge certain information.

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2021 FL S.B. 184

Title - Relating to Purple Alert,requires the Department of Law Enforcement, in cooperation with the Department of Transportation, the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, the Department of the Lottery, and local law enforcement agencies, to establish and implement the Purple Alert,requires the local law enforcementagency having jurisdiction to notify media and alert subscribers if a Purple Alert is determined to be necessary and appropriate.

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 184

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Relates to Purple Alert,requires the Department of Law Enforcement, in cooperation with the Department of Transportation, the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, the Department of the Lottery, and local law enforcement agencies, to estab...

Relates to Purple Alert,requires the Department of Law Enforcement, in cooperation with the Department of Transportation, the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, the Department of the Lottery, and local law enforcement agencies, to establish and implement the Purple Alert,requires the local law enforcementagency having jurisdiction to notify media and alert subscribers if a Purple Alert is determined to be necessary and appropriate.

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2021 FL S.B. 40

Title - Providing for the relief of Reginald Jackson by the City of Lakeland,provides an appropriation to compensate Reginald Jackson for injuries and damages sustained as a result of the negligence of Mike Cochran, a police officer for the Lakeland Police Department,Providing a limitation on the payment of attorney fees.

Law Number - 2021 FL S.B. 40

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Relates to Relief of Reginald Jackson by the City of Lakeland,provides for the relief of Reginald Jackson by the City of Lakeland,provides an appropriation to compensate Reginald Jackson for injuries and damages sustained as a result of the negligence of ...

Relates to Relief of Reginald Jackson by the City of Lakeland,provides for the relief of Reginald Jackson by the City of Lakeland,provides an appropriation to compensate Reginald Jackson for injuries and damages sustained as a result of the negligence of Mike Cochran, a police officer for the Lakeland Police Department,provides a limitation on the payment of attorney fees.

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2020 FL S.B. 1540

Title - Requiring a court to order a defendant arrested for an act of domestic violence not to possess firearms or ammunition as a condition of bail under certain circumstances,requires the Department of Law Enforcement, upon receipt of a request for a criminal history record check, to review available records to determine if a potential firearm buyer or transferee has been charged with a crime of domestic violence or has an outstanding warrant issued for an act of domestic violence.

Law Number - 2020 FL S.B. 1540

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Relates to Domestic Violence;requires a court to order a defendant arrested for an act of domestic violence not to possess firearms or ammunition as a condition of bail under certain circumstances,requires the Department of Law Enforcement, upon receipt...

Relates to Domestic Violence;requires a court to order a defendant arrested for an act of domestic violence not to possess firearms or ammunition as a condition of bail under certain circumstances,requires the Department of Law Enforcement, upon receipt of a request for a criminal history record check, to review available records to determine if a potential firearm buyer or transferee has been charged with a crime of domestic violence or has an outstanding warrant issued for an act of domestic violence.

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2020 FL H.B. 7101

Title - Creating Local Government Efficiency Task Force within Legislature and Urban Core Crime and Violence Task Force within Florida Department of Law Enforcement,provides for duties, membership, and meetings of task Forces,requires reports,provides for expiration of task Forces.

Law Number - 2020 FL H.B. 7101

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Relates to State Advisory Bodies,creates Local Government Efficiency Task Force within Legislature and Urban Core Crime and Violence Task Force within Florida Department of Law Enforcement,provides for duties, membership, and meetings of task Forces,req...

Relates to State Advisory Bodies,creates Local Government Efficiency Task Force within Legislature and Urban Core Crime and Violence Task Force within Florida Department of Law Enforcement,provides for duties, membership, and meetings of task Forces,requires reports,provides for expiration of task Forces.

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2020 FL H.B. 7077

Title - Authorizing specified persons to petition court for forensic analysis that may result in evidence of identity of perpetrator or accomplice to crime resulting in conviction,requires court to make specified findings before ordering forensic analysis,requires forensic analysis to be performed by Florida Department of Law Enforcement,provides exceptions,requires Florida Department of LawEnforcement to submit DNA profile to certain DNA databases.

Law Number - 2020 FL H.B. 7077

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Relates to Postsentencing Forensic Analysis,authorizes specified persons to petition court for forensic analysis that may result in evidence of identity of perpetrator or accomplice to crime resulting in conviction,requires court to make specified finding...

Relates to Postsentencing Forensic Analysis,authorizes specified persons to petition court for forensic analysis that may result in evidence of identity of perpetrator or accomplice to crime resulting in conviction,requires court to make specified findings before ordering forensic analysis,requires forensic analysis to be performed by Florida Department of Law Enforcement,provides exceptions,requires Florida Department of LawEnforcement to submit DNA profile to certain DNA databases.

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