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2020 MD S.B. 127

Title - AN ACT concerning Vehicle Laws – Cats and Dogs Left Unattended – Authorized Removal

Law Number - 2020 MD S.B. 127

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Authorizes a person to use reasonable force to remove an unattended cat or dog from a motor vehicle if the person reasonably believes that the health or safety of the dog or cat is imminently endangered, provided that the person contacts law enforcement, ...

Authorizes a person to use reasonable force to remove an unattended cat or dog from a motor vehicle if the person reasonably believes that the health or safety of the dog or cat is imminently endangered, provided that the person contacts law enforcement, the fire department, or 9-1-1 before using force to remove the cat or dog, leaves contact information and notice that emergency services have been contacted, and remains with the cat or dog until law enforcement or the fire department arrives.

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2020 MD S.B. 72

Title - AN ACT concerning Baltimore City – Members of the Command Staff of the Police Department – Residency Requirements

Law Number - 2020 MD S.B. 72

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Authorizes the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City to require members of the command staff of the Police Department to reside in the City.

2020 MD H.B. 28

Title - AN ACT concerning Vehicle Laws – Driver’s Licenses Confiscated for Real ID Compliance ISSUANCE AND DISPLAY OF RECALL NOTICE

Law Number - 2020 MD H.B. 28

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Authorizes individuals to satisfy the requirement to possess and display a driver's license while driving a motor vehicle by carrying and displaying a recall notice issued under this Act for a certain period of time,requires a law enforcement officer, who...

Authorizes individuals to satisfy the requirement to possess and display a driver’s license while driving a motor vehicle by carrying and displaying a recall notice issued under this Act for a certain period of time,requires a law enforcement officer, who confiscates an individual’s driver’s license for failure to submit documents, to provide the holder of the license a recall notice that includes certain information.

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2020 MD H.B. 739

Title - AN ACT concerning Law Enforcement Body Camera Task Force

Law Number - 2020 MD H.B. 739

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Establishes the Law Enforcement Body Camera Task Force,provides for the composition, Chair, and staffing of the Task Force,requires the Task Force to study the options for economical storage of audio and video recordings made by body worn cameras and make...

Establishes the Law Enforcement Body Camera Task Force,provides for the composition, Chair, and staffing of the Task Force,requires the Task Force to study the options for economical storage of audio and video recordings made by body worn cameras and make recommendations for storage considering the budget limitations of state, county, local, and campus law enforcement jurisdictions.

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