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Privileged Communications - Critical Incident Stress Management Services

Sponsored by:

Delegate Fraser-Hidalgo


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Prohibiting a critical incident stress management team member from disclosing specified communications or information acquired from a law enforcement officer, a correctional officer, or an emergency responder in the course of providing critical incident stress management services; prohibiting a critical incident stress management team member from being compelled to testify in specified proceedings or investigations; establishing exceptions; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Fraser-Hidalgo, Davis, Kelly, Kramer, W. Miller, S. Robinson, and Valderrama
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: SB0461 Session: 2014 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Correctional Officers
Emergency Medical Services
Fire Protection
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Judicial Review -see also- Appeals
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Mental Health
Privileged Communications
Rescue Squads -see also- Ambulances; Emergency Medical Serv
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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October 24, 2017 4:45 P.M.