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2021 MN H.B. 2546

Title - A bill for an act relating to public safety,prohibiting law enforcement from using tear gas, chemical weapons, and kinetic energy munitions

Law Number - 2021 MN H.B. 2546

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Relates to public safety,prohibits law enforcement from using tear gas, chemical weapons, and kinetic energy munitions.

2021 MN H.B. 2546

Title - A bill for an act relating to public safety,prohibiting law enforcement from using tear gas, chemical weapons, and kinetic energy munitions

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Relates to public safety,prohibits law enforcement from using tear gas, chemical weapons, and kinetic energy munitions.

2022 FL H.B. 7051

Title - Law Enforcement and Correctional Officer Practices

Law Number - 2022 FL H.B. 7051

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Requires application for employment or appointment as law enforcement or correctional officer to contain specified disclosures,requires background investigation of applicant to include specified information,requires employing agencies to maintain employme...

Requires application for employment or appointment as law enforcement or correctional officer to contain specified disclosures,requires background investigation of applicant to include specified information,requires employing agencies to maintain employment information for minimum period,requires establishment of standards for officer training & policies concerning use of force,requires law enforcement agencies to establish policies for specified use of force investigations,requires investigation to include an independent report,requires report to be submitted to state attorney,requires law enforcement agencies to submit specified data to FDLE,prohibits child younger than certain age from being arrested, charged, or adjudicated delinquent for delinquent act or violation of law.

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2021 NC H.B. 536

Title - AN ACT TO ESTABLISH A DUTY FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS TO INTERVENE IN AND REPORT EXCESSIVE USE OF FORCE.

Law Number - 2021 NC H.B. 536

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Establishes a duty for law enforcement officers to intervene in and report excessive use of force.

2021 LA S.B. 34

Title - AN ACT To enact Chapter 25-A of Title 40 of the Louisiana Revised Statutes of 1950, comprised of R.S. 40:2551 through 2553, and Code of Criminal Procedure Article 162.3, relative to law enforcement,to provide for body-worn cameras,to provide for motor vehicle dash cameras,to restrict use of neck restraints,to restrict the use of no-knock warrants,and to provide for related matters.

Law Number - 2021 LA S.B. 34

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Provides for responsibilities of law enforcement officers while interacting with the public.

2021 AR H.B. 1865

Title - N ACT TO REQUIRE TRAINING CONCERNING A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER’S DUTY TO INTERVENE WHEN THE LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER OBSERVES THE USE OF EXCESSIVE FORCE BY ANOTHER LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER,AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.

Law Number - 2021 AR H.B. 1865

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Requires training concerning a law enforcement officer’s duty to intervene when the law enforcement officer observes the use of excessive force by another law enforcement office.

2021 AR H.B. 1865

Title - N ACT TO REQUIRE TRAINING CONCERNING A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER’S DUTY TO INTERVENE WHEN THE LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER OBSERVES THE USE OF EXCESSIVE FORCE BY ANOTHER LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER,AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.

Law Number - 2021 AR H.B. 1865

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Requires training concerning a law enforcement officer’s duty to intervene when the law enforcement officer observes the use of excessive force by another law enforcement office.

2021 NV A.B. 402

Title - AN ACT relating to public safety,clarifying the application of certain provisions relating to the recording of law enforcement activity, the placing of a person in certain positions by a peace officer and the use of physical force by a peace officer,and providing other matters properly relating thereto.

Law Number - 2021 NV A.B. 402

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Relates to public safety,clarifies the application of certain provisions relating to the recording of law enforcement activity, the placing of a person in certain positions by a peace officer and the use of physical force by a peace officer,provides other...

Relates to public safety,clarifies the application of certain provisions relating to the recording of law enforcement activity, the placing of a person in certain positions by a peace officer and the use of physical force by a peace officer,provides other matters properly relating thereto.

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2021 CT S.B. 1093

Title - AN ACT CONCERNING CIVILIAN POLICE REVIEW BOARDS, SECURITY GUARDS, BODY-WORN RECORDING EQUIPMENT, SEARCHES BY POLICE, LIMITATIONS ON OFFENSES SUBJECT TO AUTOMATIC ERASURE, ENTICING A JUVENILE TO COMMIT A CRIME, LAWFUL ORDERS BY POLICE OFFICERS AND NOTICE TO A VICTIM CONCERNING AUTOMATIC ERASURE OF CRIMINAL RECORD HISTORY.

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Provides explicit language for the objection to and enforcement of a subpoena issued by a civilian police review board, modifies provision concerning viewing by a police officer and his or representative of body-worn recording equipment or dashboard camer...

Provides explicit language for the objection to and enforcement of a subpoena issued by a civilian police review board, modifies provision concerning viewing by a police officer and his or representative of body-worn recording equipment or dashboard camera footage, bans police officers decertified in other states from being licensed as a security guard, bans no-knock search warrants and modify police search statutes, and allows the court to draw adverse or unfavorable inferences in the case of a police officer’s deliberate failure to record an incident of use of force.

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2021 NV A.B. 402

Title - AN ACT relating to public safety,clarifying the application of certain provisions relating to the recording of law enforcement activity, the placing of a person in certain positions by a peace officer and the use of physical force by a peace officer,and providing other matters properly relating thereto.

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Relates to public safety,clarifies the application of certain provisions relating to the recording of law enforcement activity, the placing of a person in certain positions by a peace officer and the use of physical force by a peace officer,provides other...

Relates to public safety,clarifies the application of certain provisions relating to the recording of law enforcement activity, the placing of a person in certain positions by a peace officer and the use of physical force by a peace officer,provides other matters properly relating thereto.

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2021 NV A.B. 396

Title - AN ACT relating to public employees,requiring the employer of a police officer, firefighter or correctional officer to make available certain information and counseling relating to mental health issues to the police officer, firefighter or correctional officer,and providing other matters properly relating thereto.

Law Number - 2021 NV A.B. 396

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Relates to peace officers, revises provisions relating to justifiable homicide, revises provisions relating to the use of deadly force to effectuate an arrest, provides other matters properly relating thereto.

2021 PA S.R. 52

Title - Establishing a task force on law enforcement policies and procedures used in response to large-scale demonstrations, protests and other acts of civil disobedience.

Law Number - 2021 PA S.R. 52

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Establishes a task force on law enforcement policies and procedures used in response to large-scale demonstrations, protests and other acts of civil disobedience.