GA HB1206 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)
Status: Introduced on June 16 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-06-18 - House Second Readers
Pending: House Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 35 of the O.C.G.A., relating to law enforcement officers and agencies; to amend Article 2 of Chapter 21 of Title 50 of the O.C.G.A., relating to state tort claims; to amend Article 2 of Chapter 4 of Title 17 of the O.C.G.A., relating to arrest by law enforcement officers generally, so as to revise use of force standards; to provide for a short title; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Police Accountability Act; enact



2020-06-18HouseHouse Second Readers
2020-06-17HouseHouse First Readers
2020-06-16HouseHouse Hopper

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