SC S0275 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-12 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amend Section 23-23-60(b)(5) Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Evidence Of Good Character Concerning Certification As A Law Enforcement Officer, To Provide That Favorable Results Resulting From A Review Of The Central Registry Of Police Misconduct Are Required To Make A Determination Of Good Character; To Amend Chapter 23, Title 23 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To The Law Enforcement Training Council And Criminal Justice Academy, By Adding Section 23-23-160, To Provide That The Law Enforcement Training Council Shall Operate And Maintain The Central Registry Of Police Misconduct, To Provide For The Information That Must Be Maintained On The Registry, To Provide For The Circumstances Under Which Information Must Be Included On The Registry, To Provide That The State's Law Enforcement Agencies Shall Have Access To The Information On The Registry, And To Provide Which Information Is Confidential And Which Information Is Subject To Public Disclosure; And To Define Necessary Terms.

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Law enforcement certification



2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

H3814 (Similar To) 2021-02-04 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
2323160(n/a)See Bill Text
232360(n/a)See Bill Text

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