MD HB1251 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)
Status: Introduced on February 7 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]


Requiring that a prosecution against a police officer alleging criminal conduct resulting in a person's death during an encounter with the police officer be brought in a county other than the county in which the death occurred; requiring the Attorney General to conduct an independent investigation of a certain death under certain circumstances; requiring an investigation to reach a conclusion as to whether any police officer or law enforcement agency involved in the person's death acted in a criminally culpable manner; etc.

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Criminal Procedure - Attorney General - Independent Investigation of Law Enforcement-Involved Death



2020-02-10HouseHearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-07HouseFirst Reading Judiciary


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Criminal Procedure4201(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government6501(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government6502(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government6503(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government6504(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government6505(n/a)See Bill Text

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