Law enforcement; DCJS to establish training standards and model policies. (SB1489)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Department of Criminal Justice Services; training standards and model policies for law enforcement; persons experiencing behavioral health or substance abuse crises. Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services to establish training standards and publish and periodically update model policies for law-enforcement personnel for sensitivity to and awareness of persons experiencing behavioral health or substance abuse crises, including chronic homeless inebriates. Amends § 9.1-102, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/08/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Courts of Justice Committee

History

DateAction
01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101135D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

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