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2021 NY A.B. 8044

Title - AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to providing increased and uniform training requirements and outreach for law enforcement,and to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to administering law enforcement peer support

Law Number - 2021 NY A.B. 8044

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Relates to providing increased and uniform training requirements including implicit bias, use of force, first aid and firearm training, and outreach for law enforcement,establishes law enforcement peer support through the Office Mental Health.

2021 NY A.B. 8130

Title - AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to prohibiting qualified immunity for elected public officials

Law Number - 2021 NY A.B. 8130

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Prohibits qualified immunity for public officials,authorizes attorney general enforcement,provides that statutory immunities and statutory limitations on liability, damages or attorneys fees do not apply to such claims.

2021 NY A.B. 8044

Title - AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to providing increased and uniform training requirements and outreach for law enforcement,and to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to administering law enforcement peer support

Law Number - 2021 NY A.B. 8044

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Relates to providing increased and uniform training requirements including implicit bias, use of force, first aid and firearm training, and outreach for law enforcement,establishes law enforcement peer support through the Office Mental Health.

2021 NY A.B. 8130

Title - AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to prohibiting qualified immunity for elected public officials

Law Number - 2021 NY A.B. 8130

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Prohibits qualified immunity for public officials,authorizes attorney general enforcement,provides that statutory immunities and statutory limitations on liability, damages or attorneys fees do not apply to such claims.

2021 NY A.B. 7835

Title - AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to justifying the use of force by police officers and peace officers and to the excessive use of police force

Law Number - 2021 NY A.B. 7835

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Relates to justifying the use of force by police officers and peace officers and to the excessive use of police force.

2021 NY A.B. 7835

Title - AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to justifying the use of force by police officers and peace officers and to the excessive use of police force

Law Number - 2021 NY A.B. 7835

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Relates to justifying the use of force by police officers and peace officers and to the excessive use of police force.

2021 NY S.B. 6760

Title - AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, the civil rights law, and the family court act to allow access to sealed and protected records to civilian law enforcement oversight entities conducting investigations and disciplinary proceedings for misconduct by police and peace officers

Law Number - 2021 NY S.B. 6760

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Allows access to sealed and protected records to civilian law enforcement oversight entities conducting investigations and disciplinary proceedings for misconduct by police and peace officers.

2021 NY S.B. 6760

Title - AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, the civil rights law, and the family court act to allow access to sealed and protected records to civilian law enforcement oversight entities conducting investigations and disciplinary proceedings for misconduct by police and peace officers

Law Number - 2021 NY S.B. 6760

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Allows access to sealed and protected records to civilian law enforcement oversight entities conducting investigations and disciplinary proceedings for misconduct by police and peace officers.

2021 NY A.B. 6963

Title - AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law and the penal law, in relation to providing judges more discretion regarding securing orders and limiting the lengths of certain orders and increasing the lengths of certain prison sentences,to repeal certain provisions of the criminal procedure law, the judiciary law, the executive law and the penal law relating thereto,to repeal certain provisions of the executive law relating to the use of force by law enforcement,and to repeal certain provisions of the criminal procedure law relating to discovery and motions to vacate judgments

Law Number - 2021 NY A.B. 6963

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Relates to providing judges more discretion regarding securing orders and limiting the lengths of certain orders and increasing the lengths of certain prison sentences,relates to the use of force by law enforcement,repeals certain provisions of the crimin...

Relates to providing judges more discretion regarding securing orders and limiting the lengths of certain orders and increasing the lengths of certain prison sentences,relates to the use of force by law enforcement,repeals certain provisions of the criminal procedure law relating to discovery and motions to vacate judgments.

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2021 NY S.B. 5967

Title - AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing a duty to report an unauthorized use of force by a police officer

Law Number - 2021 NY S.B. 5967

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Relates to establishing a duty to report an unauthorized use of force by a police officer,provides that failure to report is a class B misdemeanor.

2021 NY S.B. 5416

Title - AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to requiring the state’s model law enforcement use of force policy to conform to the United Nations basic principles on the use of force and firearms by law enforcement officials and the United Nations code of conduct for law enforcement officials

Law Number - 2021 NY S.B. 5416

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Requires the state’s model law enforcement use of force policy to conform to the United Nations basic principles on the use of force and firearms by law enforcement officials and the United Nations code of conduct for law enforcement officials.

2021 NY A.B. 7283

Title - AN ACT mandating police officers to safely intervene when such officer is present and observes another police officer using excessive force

Law Number - 2021 NY A.B. 7283

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Provides that an on duty police officer who is present and observes another police officer using physical force that they reasonably believe to be clearly excessive or beyond that which is objectively reasonable under the circumstances, shall be required,...

Provides that an on duty police officer who is present and observes another police officer using physical force that they reasonably believe to be clearly excessive or beyond that which is objectively reasonable under the circumstances, shall be required, when such officer has a realistic opportunity to do so safely, to intervene to prevent the use of such excessive force,provides for failure to intervene,provides for liability, reporting, and retroactive protection for intervening officers.

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