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Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission - Police Officer Certification - Eligibility (Freedom to Serve Act)

Sponsored by:

Delegate Sanchez


In the House - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Altering the eligibility requirements for an individual to be certified by the Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission as a police officer to require an individual to be either a United States citizen or a permanent legal resident of the United States who is an honorably discharged veteran of the United States armed forces.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Sanchez, Pena-Melnyk, Angel, D. Barnes, Brooks, Cullison, Fennell, Frick, Gutierrez, Hettleman, Hill, Knotts, Korman, Lam, R. Lewis, Lierman, Lisanti, McIntosh, A. Miller, Moon, Morales, Mosby, Queen, Rosenberg, Stein, Sydnor, Tarlau, Valderrama, A. Washington, Wilson, and P. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0344
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Immigrants and Citizenship -see also- Residency
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Police Training Commission
Residency -see also- Immigrants and Citizenship
Statutes:Article - Public Safety

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February 19, 2018 5:21 P.M.