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Bill Detail: SB19-091

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Title Support Peace Officers Involved In Use Of Force
Status Governor Signed (04/23/2019)
Bill Subjects
  • Local Government
  • State Government
House Sponsors J. Singer (D)
Senate Sponsors R. Fields (D)
J. Cooke (R)
House Committee Judiciary
Senate Committee State, Veterans and Military Affairs
Date Introduced 01/23/2019

The bill requires law enforcement agencies to develop policies to
support officers involved in a shooting or fatal use of force. The policies
must address pre-incident training and preparation, support for the officer
at the scene of the incident, post-incident support and services, guidelines
for temporary leave or duty reassignment, and guidelines for return to
duty. The policies must be completed by January 1, 2020. Law

enforcement agencies are required to review the policies on a biennial
The bill allows a law enforcement agency to apply for and receive
a grant from the peace officers mental health support grant program to
assist in developing and implementing the agency's policies.

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