Uniformed law-enforcement officers; identification, penalty. (HB5131)

Introduced By

Del. Lee Carter (D-Manassas)

Progress

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

Description

Uniformed law-enforcement officers; identification; penalty. Requires every law-enforcement officer who is on duty and in uniform to wear a badge, nameplate, or other device that conspicuously displays the officer's badge or other identification number or the name of the officer. Upon request for identification from any person, a law-enforcement officer who is on duty and in uniform shall disclose his badge or other identification number or his name. The bill makes it a Class 2 misdemeanor for any law-enforcement officer who is on duty and in uniform to intentionally obstruct or conceal his badge or other identification number or his name. Read the Bill »

Status

08/25/2020: Awaiting a Vote in the Public Safety Committee

History

DateAction
08/25/2020Committee
08/25/2020Presented and ordered printed 20200930D
08/25/2020Referred to Committee on Public Safety
09/03/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB5131)

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