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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.4794 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act to improve police officer standards and accountability and to improve training

A message from His Excellency the Governor recommending legislation relative to improving police officer standards and accountability and to improve training. Public Safety and Homeland Security.

Bill Information

Charles D. Baker
Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to set standards and increase transparency and accountability for the conduct of law enforcement officers, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public safety and convenience.

Docket History

Displaying 5 actions for Bill HD.5143
Date Branch Action
6/18/2020 House Referred to the committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security
6/22/2020 Senate Senate concurred
7/16/2020 House Discharged to the committee on House Ways and Means
7/20/2020 Senate Senate concurred
1/5/2021 House No further action taken

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