SC S1242 | 2019-2020 | 123rd General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 20-0)
Status: Introduced on June 24 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-06-24 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Amend Section 23-23-40 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To The Certification Requirement For Law Enforcement Officers, To Require Law Enforcement Officers To Complete An Approved Field Training Program, To Provide That A Law Enforcement Officer Who Is Not Certified Shall Only Perform His Duties As A Law Enforcement Officer Under Certain Circumstances And While Accompanied By A Certified Law Enforcement Officer, And To Provide That A Law Enforcement Officer Who Is Granted An Exception For Failing To Secure Certification Within One Year Of His Date Of Employment Shall Be Granted The Exception For A Period Not Longer Than Ninety Days And Shall Only Perform His Duties As A Law Enforcement Officer While Accompanied By A Certified Law Enforcement Officer.

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Title

Officer certification requirements

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2020-06-24SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2020-06-24SenateIntroduced and read first time

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
232340(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments

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