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Public Safety – Police Misconduct and Civil Rights Actions – Settlement Database

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Delegate Washington, A.


In the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring, on or before March 1 each year, a certain law enforcement agency to provide the Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention with the total dollar amount for the previous calendar year that was paid to settle claims and pay judgments for certain police misconduct and civil rights actions; requiring the Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention to adopt certain procedures and analyze and disseminate certain information; requiring a certain annual report; and defining certain terms.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate A. Washington
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Crime Control and Prevention, Governor's Office of
Data -see also- Census; Demographics
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Statutes:Article - Public Safety

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March 15, 2018 11:58 A.M.