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Law Enforcement Officers - Body-Worn Cameras - Offense

Sponsored by:

Delegate Ali


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Prohibiting a law enforcement officer from intentionally disabling or failing to activate a body-worn camera in violation of a certain policy developed by the Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission; and establishing a penalty for a violation of the Act of imprisonment not to exceed 10 years or a fine of up to $100,000 or both.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Ali and Gibson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Electronic Surveillance -see also- Wiretapping
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Public Safety

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February 21, 2018 2:32 P.M.