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2021 UT H.B. 84

Title - This bill requires local law enforcement agencies to collect and submit data on the use of force to the Bureau of Criminal Identification.

Law Number - 2021 UT H.B. 84

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Requires local law enforcement agencies to collect and submit data on the use of force to the Bureau of Criminal Identification.

2020 UT S 6003 d

Title - Law Enforcement Tuition Reimbursement

Law Number - 2020 UT S 6003 d

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Relates to law enforcement tuition reimbursement, reopens the Public Safety Officer Career Advancement Reimbursement Program for new applicants, provides for pro rata reimbursement distributions for eligible applicants in certain circumstances.

2020 UT H 5007 c

Title - Peace Officers and Chokeholds

Law Number - 2020 UT H 5007 c

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Prohibits training peace officers in the use of chokeholds or restraints that may cause unconsciousness, prohibits a peace officer’s use of such a restraint.

2020 UT S 210

Title - Body Camera Amendments

Law Number - 2020 UT S 210

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Modifies the list of circumstances in which an officer may deactivate a body-worn camera,defines terms,requires a police officer to document reasons why the officer failed to comply with requirements related to body-worn cameras,and allows a presiding jud...

Modifies the list of circumstances in which an officer may deactivate a body-worn camera,defines terms,requires a police officer to document reasons why the officer failed to comply with requirements related to body-worn cameras,and allows a presiding judge to provide an adverse inference instruction to a jury of a criminal trial if an officer failed to comply with requirements related to body-worn cameras, under specified circumstances.

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2020 UT H 82

Title - Governmental Immunity Act of Utah

Law Number - 2020 UT H 82

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Amends the Governmental Immunity Act,modifies a provision relating to a governmental entity’s obligation to provide information to a claimant after the filing of a notice of claim.

2020 UT S 76

Title - A BILL modifying provisions relating to governmental immunity.

Law Number - 2020 UT S 76

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Modifies the definitions of "governmental entity," "political subdivision," and "state" applicable to the Governmental Immunity Act of Utah,authorizes the attorney general to waive Eleventh Amendment immunity in cases brought under the governmental immuni...

Modifies the definitions of “governmental entity,” “political subdivision,” and “state” applicable to the Governmental Immunity Act of Utah,authorizes the attorney general to waive Eleventh Amendment immunity in cases brought under the governmental immunity law in federal court,prohibits a private attorney representing the state to waive Eleventh Amendment immunity in federal court without the attorney general’s written consent,prohibits a party to a lawsuit under the Governmental Immunity Act of Utah from waiving or being determined to have waived immunity from suit unless immunity is waived in statute,and modifies a provision relating to the district courts’ exclusive jurisdiction over an action under the Governmental Immunity Act of Utah.

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