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Public Information Act - Records Relating to Alleged Job-Related Misconduct by Law Enforcement Officers

Sponsored by:

Delegate Barron


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Providing that a record of an investigation or adjudication of alleged job-related misconduct by a law enforcement officer is not a personnel record for purposes of the Public Information Act; authorizing a custodian to deny inspection of specified records relating to alleged job-related misconduct by a law enforcement officer, subject to specified conditions; defining a specified term.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Barron, Morales, Sydnor, Anderson, Angel, Hayes, Kelly, McCray, Moon, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, and A. Washington
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0362
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Regulations and Procedures
Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Discipline
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - General Provisions
(4-101, 4-311, 4-351)

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November 28, 2017 1:02 P.M.