HB1560

Find a 2016 Bill:

2016 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Public Safety - Police Officer Certification Applicant - Prior Marijuana Use

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carter

Status:

In the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations


Synopsis:Establishing that the Police Training Commission may not require that an individual applying for initial certification as a police officer not have used or possessed marijuana before submitting the application for certification; and providing that the Act does not preclude prohibiting a police officer from the use or possession of marijuana after the officer's initial certification as a police officer.
Analysis:Not available at this time
All Sponsors:Delegates Carter, Oaks, Rosenberg, Anderson, Hayes, McCray, McIntosh, and Moon
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Committee(s):
Rules and Executive Nominations
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Police Training Commission
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(3-209.2)

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October 24, 2017 5:06 P.M.