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Public Safety - SWAT Teams - Standards

Sponsored by:

Senator Smith


In the House - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring the Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission to adopt a specified set of standards for the training and deployment of SWAT teams in the State; and requiring the Commission to adopt a specified set of standards for recording data on the deployment of SWAT teams.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Smith, Kelley, Lee, Muse, and Ramirez
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0739
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0521 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
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Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Animals -see also- Birds; Dogs
Crime Control and Prevention, Governor's Office of
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Police Training Commission
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Search and Seizure
Weapons -see also- Guns
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(3-201, 3-207)

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March 29, 2017 3:07 P.M.