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2021 UT H.B. 154

Title - This bill addresses the use of force by peace officers.

Law Number - 2021 UT H.B. 154

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Addresses the use of force by peace officers,sets a timeline for completion of investigations into an officer’s use of force,requires that certain information be posted online,makes technical corrections.

2021 OR H.B. 2932

Title - A BILL FOR AN ACT Relating to the use of physical force.

Law Number - 2021 OR H.B. 2932

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Directs Oregon Criminal Justice Commission to establish statewide database of reports of use of physical force by peace officers and corrections officers.

2021 UT S.B. 106

Title - This bill addresses statewide use of force standards for peace officers.

Law Number - 2021 UT S.B. 106

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Addresses statewide use of force standards for peace officers.

2021 NE L.B. 515

Title - A BILL FOR AN ACT relating to municipalities,to adopt the Municipal Police Oversight Act,and to provide a duty for the Revisor of Statutes.

Law Number - 2021 NE L.B. 515

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Adopts the Municipal Police Oversight Act.

2021 UT S.B. 106

Title - This bill addresses statewide use of force standards for peace officers.

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Addresses statewide use of force standards for peace officers.

2021 NE L.B. 551

Title - AN ACT relating to law enforcement

Law Number - 2021 NE L.B. 551

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Changes and provides qualifications for and duties relating to certification of law enforcement officers, require accreditation of law enforcement agencies, prohibit chokeholds in law enforcement, require policies on excessive force, and create a public d...

Changes and provides qualifications for and duties relating to certification of law enforcement officers, require accreditation of law enforcement agencies, prohibit chokeholds in law enforcement, require policies on excessive force, and create a public data base of law enforcement officer misconduct.

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2021 NY A.B. 2376

Title - AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to requiring grand jury proceedings for police officers or peace officers involved in a shooting or excessive use of force that led or leads to the death or personal injury of an unarmed civilian to be conducted in open, contemporaneous public hearings,prohibiting indictment of a police or peace officer involved in a shooting or an incident involving excessive use of force by way of an indictment by information,and requiring a district attorney who declines to pursue an indictment of police or peace officers to provide a report explaining his or her decision

Law Number - 2021 NY A.B. 2376

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Amends the Criminal Procedure Law,requires grand jury proceedings for police officers or peace officers involved in a shooting or excessive use of force to be conducted in open, contemporaneous public hearings

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.

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.

2021 NE L.B. 515

Title - A BILL FOR AN ACT relating to municipalities,to adopt the Municipal Police Oversight Act,and to provide a duty for the Revisor of Statutes.

Law Number - 2021 NE L.B. 515

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Adopts the Municipal Police Oversight Act.

2021 AK S.B. 3

Title - “An Act relating to the Alaska Police Standards Council,requiring a peace officer to attempt to de-escalate a situation and use alternative non-lethal methods of engagement before discharging a firearm,and requiring a peace officer to provide an oral warning before discharging a firearm.”

Law Number - 2021 AK S.B. 3

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Relates to the state Police Standards Council,requires a peace officer to attempt to de-escalate a situation and use alternative non-lethal methods of engagement before discharging a firearm,requires a peace officer to provide an oral warning before disch...

Relates to the state Police Standards Council,requires a peace officer to attempt to de-escalate a situation and use alternative non-lethal methods of engagement before discharging a firearm,requires a peace officer to provide an oral warning before discharging a firearm.

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2021 AK S.B. 3

Title - “An Act relating to the Alaska Police Standards Council,requiring a peace officer to attempt to de-escalate a situation and use alternative non-lethal methods of engagement before discharging a firearm,and requiring a peace officer to provide an oral warning before discharging a firearm.”

Law Number - 2021 AK S.B. 3

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Relates to the state Police Standards Council,requires a peace officer to attempt to de-escalate a situation and use alternative non-lethal methods of engagement before discharging a firearm,requires a peace officer to provide an oral warning before disch...

Relates to the state Police Standards Council,requires a peace officer to attempt to de-escalate a situation and use alternative non-lethal methods of engagement before discharging a firearm,requires a peace officer to provide an oral warning before discharging a firearm.

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