Jail authorities; superintendent designating jail officers with internal investigations authority. (HB1208)

Introduced By

Del. Cliff Hayes (D-Chesapeake)

Progress

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

Description

Jail authorities; superintendent designating jail officers with internal investigations authority. Provides that a superintendent of a jail authority may designate jail officers with internal investigations authority to have the same power as a sheriff or a law-enforcement officer in the investigation of allegations of criminal behavior affecting the operations of such authority. The bill provides that such designated jail officer shall be subject to any minimum training standards established by the Department of Criminal Justice Services for law-enforcement officers prior to exercising any law-enforcement power granted under the bill. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/18/2022Committee
01/18/2022Presented and ordered printed 22103566D
01/18/2022Referred to Committee on Public Safety
01/26/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB1208)
02/04/2022Stricken from docket by Public Safety (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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