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2021 WA HB 1267

Title - AN ACT Relating to investigation of potential criminal conduct arising from police use of force, including custodial injuries, and other officer-involved incidents

Law Number - 2021 WA HB 1267

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Establishes a new Office of Independent Investigations within the governor’s office to investigate police deadly force incidents that occur after July 1, 2022.

2021 GA H.B. 378

Title - Use of Force Data Collection Act

Law Number - 2021 GA H.B. 378

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Relates to general provisions regarding law enforcement officers and agencies, so as to provide that law enforcement agencies shall require its officers to report in writing every use of force against any subject,requires that a publicly available data ba...

Relates to general provisions regarding law enforcement officers and agencies, so as to provide that law enforcement agencies shall require its officers to report in writing every use of force against any subject,requires that a publicly available data base be maintained of such reports,provides that discipline records for the use of force shall be maintained within such data base,provides for maintenance of such data base,provides for a short title,provides for related matters.

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2021 MD H.B. 1316

Title - AN ACT concerning Baltimore City – Police Officers – Promotional Appointments

Law Number - 2021 MD H.B. 1316

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Alters the procedures used by the Police Commissioner of Baltimore City to award promotional appointments,authorizes the Commissioner to remove certain applicants from the list of eligible appointees if the Civilian Review Board has sustained a certain mi...

Alters the procedures used by the Police Commissioner of Baltimore City to award promotional appointments,authorizes the Commissioner to remove certain applicants from the list of eligible appointees if the Civilian Review Board has sustained a certain misconduct complaint against the applicant between the time the applicant applied for the promotion and the time in which the applicant is to be selected for the promotion.

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2021 MD H.B. 1316

Title - AN ACT concerning Baltimore City – Police Officers – Promotional Appointments

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Alters the procedures used by the Police Commissioner of Baltimore City to award promotional appointments,authorizes the Commissioner to remove certain applicants from the list of eligible appointees if the Civilian Review Board has sustained a certain mi...

Alters the procedures used by the Police Commissioner of Baltimore City to award promotional appointments,authorizes the Commissioner to remove certain applicants from the list of eligible appointees if the Civilian Review Board has sustained a certain misconduct complaint against the applicant between the time the applicant applied for the promotion and the time in which the applicant is to be selected for the promotion.

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2021 TN S.B. 457

Title - SENATE BILL 457

Law Number - 2021 TN S.B. 457

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Requires that members of a community oversight board complete the local police force’s citizen academy course within six months of beginning service on the board,removes authority from the board until all members have complied.

2021 MD H.B. 1248

Title - AN ACT concerning Public Safety – Police Officer – Data Collection and Reporting

Law Number - 2021 MD H.B. 1248

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Requires certain law enforcement agencies to report by March 1, 2022, and each March 1 thereafter, certain information to the Governor's Office of Crime Prevention, Youth, and Victim Services regarding law enforcement officer-involved incidents that resul...

Requires certain law enforcement agencies to report by March 1, 2022, and each March 1 thereafter, certain information to the Governor’s Office of Crime Prevention, Youth, and Victim Services regarding law enforcement officer-involved incidents that resulted in a monetary settlement or judgment against the law enforcement agency, requires the Governor’s Office of Crime Prevention, Youth, and Victim Services to adopt certain procedures and compile and report certain information to the General Assembly.

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2021 WA H.B. 1507

Title - AN ACT Relating to establishing a mechanism for independent prosecutions of criminal conduct arising from police use of force

Law Number - 2021 WA H.B. 1507

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Establishes a mechanism for independent prosecutions of criminal conduct arising from police use of force.

2021 MD S.B. 752

Title - AN ACT concerning Baltimore City – Police Officers – Promotional Appointments

Law Number - 2021 MD S.B. 752

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Alters the procedures used by the Police Commissioner of Baltimore City to award promotional appointments, authorizes the Commissioner to remove certain applicants from the list of eligible appointees if the Civilian Review Board has sustained a certain m...

Alters the procedures used by the Police Commissioner of Baltimore City to award promotional appointments, authorizes the Commissioner to remove certain applicants from the list of eligible appointees if the Civilian Review Board has sustained a certain misconduct complaint against the applicant between the time the applicant applied for the promotion and the time in which the applicant is to be selected for the promotion.

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2021 WA H.B. 1267

Title - AN ACT Relating to investigation of potential criminal conduct arising from police use of force, including custodial injuries, and other officer-involved incidents,amending RCW 10.93.020, 39.26.125, and 10.114.011,adding a new section to chapter 41.06 RCW,adding a new chapter to Title 43 RCW,creating new sections,and providing an expiration date.

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Concerns investigation of potential criminal conduct arising from police use of force, including custodial injuries, and other officer-involved incidents.

2021 TX H.B. 1563

Title - House Bill No. 1563

Law Number - 2021 TX H.B. 1563

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Relates to the disclosure of information in department files of fire fighters or police officers in certain municipalities.

2019 OK S.B. 1265

Title - Law enforcement certification records

Law Number - 2019 OK S.B. 1265

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Relates to law enforcement certification records,relates to the duties of the Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training,modifies allowable access,provides an effective date.

2021 MD H.B. 953

Title - AN ACT concerning Law Enforcement – Racial Equity Audits and Coordinators

Law Number - 2021 MD H.B. 953

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Requires the chief of each law enforcement agency with a budget of or exceeding $50,000,000 to perform an annual racial equity audit related to practices on hiring, discipline and use of force within the department and to hire a racial equity coordinator.