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To Governor
Title
Criminal Procedure - Law Enforcement Procedures - Use of Force
Sponsored by
Delegates Washington and Barron
Status
In the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
Analysis
Fiscal and Policy Note
Synopsis
Providing that a police officer is justified in using force under certain circumstances; providing that a police officer is justified in using deadly force under certain circumstances; requiring a trier of fact to consider certain factors when assessing whether a certain police officer's beliefs and actions were reasonable; requiring a trier of fact to consider a certain police officer's beliefs and actions from the perspective of a reasonable police officer; etc.
Committees
Original:
Judiciary  
Details
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2019
History
Legislation History
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
2/08/2019
Legislative Date
2/08/2019
Action
First Reading Judiciary
Proceedings
Chamber
Calendar Date
Legislative Date
Action
Text - First - Criminal Procedure - Law Enforcement Procedures - Use of Force
Proceedings
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
2/11/2019
Legislative Date
2/11/2019
Action
Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
Proceedings
Chamber Calendar Date Legislative Date Action Proceedings
House 2/08/2019 2/08/2019 First Reading Judiciary
Text - First - Criminal Procedure - Law Enforcement Procedures - Use of Force
House 2/11/2019 2/11/2019 Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
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Last Updated: 2/3/2020 2:31 PM