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2017 Regular Session
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At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Representative Gorsek, Piluso, Bynum
Regular Sponsors: Senator Manning Jr
Bill Title: Relating to law enforcement interviews of persons under 18 years of age.
Catchline/Summary: Requires peace officer to electronically record custodial interview with person under 18 years of age when investigating felony, or allegation that person under 18 years of age committed act that if committed by adult would constitute felony.
Requires peace officer to electronically record custodial interview with person under 18 years of age when investigating felony. Requires jury instruction on, or court consideration of, superior reliability of recorded statements if state offers testimony concerning unrecorded statement as evidence in certain proceedings. Requires law enforcement agency to store copy of interview for specified length of time. Requires district attorney to provide copy of recording of interview as discovery.
Chapter Number: Chapter 431
Fiscal Impact: Has Minimal Fiscal Impact
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
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