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2021 MD S.B. 626

Title - Maryland Police Accountability Act of 2021

Law Number - 2021 MD S.B. 626

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Prohibiting a law enforcement officer from intentionally using excessive force,requiring a law enforcement officer to intervene to prevent another officer's use of excessive force,prohibiting a law enforcement officer from intentionally refusing to prompt...

Prohibiting a law enforcement officer from intentionally using excessive force,requiring a law enforcement officer to intervene to prevent another officer’s use of excessive force,prohibiting a law enforcement officer from intentionally refusing to promptly provide or make a reasonable effort to obtain medical treatment for a person injured by a police officer’s use of excessive force,requiring a law enforcement officer to make an immediate report to a superior regarding certain actions of another law enforcement officer

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2021 MD S.B. 588

Title - AN ACT concerning Law Enforcement Officers – Creditability of Witnesses and Misconduct Database (Maryland Police Accountability Act of 2021)

Law Number - 2021 MD S.B. 588

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Requires each State's Attorney to maintain a list of certain law enforcement officers who have been found to have committed or are alleged to have committed acts that bear on credibility, integrity or honesty that would constitute impeachment or exculpato...

Requires each State’s Attorney to maintain a list of certain law enforcement officers who have been found to have committed or are alleged to have committed acts that bear on credibility, integrity or honesty that would constitute impeachment or exculpatory evidence,provides that certain personnel records are subject to inspection under the Maryland Public Information Act,requires the Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission to establish and maintain a certain database.

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2021 NC S.B. 10

Title - PROVIDE THAT THE NORTH CAROLINA POLICE BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION CAN APPOINT ONE FULL‑TIME SWORN LAW‑ENFORCEMENT OFFICER TO SERVE ON THE NORTH CAROLINA CRIMINAL JUSTICE EDUCATION AND TRAINING STANDARDS COMMISSION

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Provides that the Police Benevolent Association can appoint one full-time sworn law-enforcement officer to serve on the Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission.

2021 NC S.B. 10

Title - PROVIDE THAT THE NORTH CAROLINA POLICE BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION CAN APPOINT ONE FULL‑TIME SWORN LAW‑ENFORCEMENT OFFICER TO SERVE ON THE NORTH CAROLINA CRIMINAL JUSTICE EDUCATION AND TRAINING STANDARDS COMMISSION

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Provides that the Police Benevolent Association can appoint one full-time sworn law-enforcement officer to serve on the Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission.

2021 MD H.B. 727

Title - AN ACT concerning Law Enforcement – Body-Worn Cameras – Capabiliti

Law Number - 2021 MD H.B. 727

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Requires a policy for the issuance and use of a body-worn camera by a law enforcement officer developed and published by the Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission to require that a body-worn camera purchased or otherwise procured for use by a ...

Requires a policy for the issuance and use of a body-worn camera by a law enforcement officer developed and published by the Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission to require that a body-worn camera purchased or otherwise procured for use by a law enforcement officer on or after January 1, 2022, automatically record and save 2 minutes of audio and video footage immediately prior to the officer activating the record button on the device.

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2021 PA S.B. 127

Title - Amending Title 53 (Municipalities Generally) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in general provisions relating to government and administration, providing for law enforcement review boards

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Provides for law enforcement review boards.

2021 MD H.B. 727

Title - AN ACT concerning Law Enforcement – Body-Worn Cameras – Capabiliti

Law Number - 2021 MD H.B. 727

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Requires a policy for the issuance and use of a body-worn camera by a law enforcement officer developed and published by the Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission to require that a body-worn camera purchased or otherwise procured for use by a ...

Requires a policy for the issuance and use of a body-worn camera by a law enforcement officer developed and published by the Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission to require that a body-worn camera purchased or otherwise procured for use by a law enforcement officer on or after January 1, 2022, automatically record and save 2 minutes of audio and video footage immediately prior to the officer activating the record button on the device.

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2021 CT H.B. 5692

Title - AN ACT DELAYING CERTAIN EFFECTIVE DATES AND MAKING OTHER REVISIONS OF THE POLICE ACCOUNTABILITY LEGISLATION OF PUBLIC ACT 20-1 OF THE JULY SPECIAL SESSION.

Law Number - 2021 CT H.B. 5692

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Revises the police accountability legislation in order to restore the due process rights of peace officers entrusted to enforce our laws and protect public safety.

2021 CT H.B. 5692

Title - AN ACT DELAYING CERTAIN EFFECTIVE DATES AND MAKING OTHER REVISIONS OF THE POLICE ACCOUNTABILITY LEGISLATION OF PUBLIC ACT 20-1 OF THE JULY SPECIAL SESSION.

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Revises the police accountability legislation in order to restore the due process rights of peace officers entrusted to enforce our laws and protect public safety.

2021 RI H.B. 5140

Title - RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT-LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS’ BILL OF RIGHTS

Law Number - 2021 RI H.B. 5140

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Would amend the law enforcement officers' bill of rights to require that a person wishing to serve as a third member of a hearing committee attend training established by the Rhode Island Police Chiefs Association before being eligible for appointment and...

Would amend the law enforcement officers’ bill of rights to require that a person wishing to serve as a third member of a hearing committee attend training established by the Rhode Island Police Chiefs Association before being eligible for appointment and would amend the suspension period for minor violations and the appeals procedure. This act would take effect upon passage.

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2021 TX H.B. 1350

Title - House Bill No. 1350

Law Number - 2021 TX H.B. 1350

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Relates to the publication of certain information regarding certain disciplinary appeals filed by police officers.

2021 RI H.B. 5140

Title - RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT-LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS’ BILL OF RIGHTS

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Would amend the law enforcement officers' bill of rights to require that a person wishing to serve as a third member of a hearing committee attend training established by the Rhode Island Police Chiefs Association before being eligible for appointment and...

Would amend the law enforcement officers’ bill of rights to require that a person wishing to serve as a third member of a hearing committee attend training established by the Rhode Island Police Chiefs Association before being eligible for appointment and would amend the suspension period for minor violations and the appeals procedure. This act would take effect upon passage.

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