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2015 Regular Session
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Bill Title: Relating to public safety; and declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Directs law enforcement agencies to adopt written policies and procedures prohibiting profiling by January 1, 2016.
Directs law enforcement agencies to adopt written policies and procedures prohibiting profiling by October 1, 2015] January 1, 2016. Requires certain elements for policies and procedures, including receiving and investigating profiling complaints. Directs law enforcement agencies to provide copies of received profiling complaints to Law Enforcement Contacts Policy and Data Review Committee. Authorizes Law Enforcement Contacts Policy and Data Review Committee to receive profiling complaints from public and copies of profiling complaints from law enforcement agency. Directs committee to forward copies of profiling complaints received from public to appropriate law enforcement agency. Directs committee to establish policies for receiving and forwarding profiling complaints by October 1, 2015. Establishes Law Enforcement Profiling Work Group and directs group to prepare report concerning profiling, including recommendations for legislation, for interim committees of Legislative Assembly related to judiciary. Sunsets work group July 1, 2016. Appropriates moneys to Higher Education Coordinating Commission for purpose of supporting Law Enforcement Contacts Policy and Data Review Committee. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
Chapter Number: Chapter 681
Fiscal Impact: Budget Report Issued
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
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