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Law Enforcement - Body-Worn Cameras - Release of Information to Public

Sponsored by:

Delegate Conaway


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Providing that, unless otherwise ordered by a court, a law enforcement agency that establishes a specified program to use body-worn cameras may keep any data recorded by the camera that is related to an ongoing investigation from being released to the public until after the investigation is closed; providing that, unless otherwise ordered by a court, a law enforcement agency, for a public safety purpose, may keep specified investigative data from being released to the public after an investigation is closed; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Conaway
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Public Information
Recordings -see also- Video
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(3-511, 3-511.1)

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