Law-enforcement officer; definition. (SB1402)

Introduced By

Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Law-enforcement officer; definition.  Expands the definition of law-enforcement officer under the Law Enforcement Officers Procedural Guarantee Act to include a uniformed corrections employee of the Department of Corrections, regardless of the officers authority to make arrests. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/18/2011Presented and ordered printed 11104022D
01/18/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/19/2011Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/31/2011Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2011Read second time and engrossed
02/03/2011Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/15/2011Assigned MPPS sub: #2
02/22/2011Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 46 seconds.