MD HB1090 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 47-0)
Status: Introduced on February 6 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-10 - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Establishing that the use of force and deadly force by a police officer is justified under certain circumstances; establishing that records relating to complaints against law enforcement officers are not personnel records for certain purposes; authorizing a custodian of records to deny inspection of records relating to complaints against law enforcement officers under certain circumstances; repealing a requirement that investigations and interrogations of a law enforcement officer be conducted by certain persons; etc.

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Law Enforcement – Complaints and Investigations and Use of Force (Anton’s Law)



2020-02-10HouseHearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-06HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

SB1066 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-28 - First Reading Senate Rules


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Criminal Procedure2109(n/a)See Bill Text
General Provisions4101(n/a)See Bill Text
General Provisions4311(n/a)See Bill Text
General Provisions4351(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety3104(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety3202(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety3207(n/a)See Bill Text

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