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Criminal Procedure - Police-Involved Death - State Prosecutor

Sponsored by:

Delegate Conaway


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Authorizing, under specified circumstances, the State Prosecutor to investigate a death of an individual that results directly from an action or an omission of a law enforcement officer of the State or of a political subdivision of the State while the officer is on duty or while the officer is off duty but performing activities that are within the scope of the officer's duties; and providing for the prospective application of the Act.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Conaway
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0653
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
State Prosecutor
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure

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