Law-enforcement employees; alleged wrongdoing. (SB669)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alleged wrongdoing of law-enforcement employees. Requires all law-enforcement agencies that employ at least 10 law-enforcement officers, to ensure that, in the case of all written citizen complaints or complaints submitted in an electronic format, the agency (i) allows for the submission of citizen complaints through the agency's website or other electronic format; (ii) provides a receipt or written acknowledgment confirming the submission of the complaint to the individual filing such complaint; (iii) provides a written response to any individual who has filed a complaint indicating the complaint has been finalized, and (iv) provides notice to any individual who has filed a complaint if an investigation into a previously filed complaint has been reopened upon the submission of new materials after a final resolution for the previously filed complaint has been reached. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/20/2022Presented and ordered printed 22104590D
01/20/2022Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
02/03/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB669)
02/14/2022Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/14/2022Reported from Judiciary with substitute (13-Y 0-N 2-A) (see vote tally)
02/14/2022Committee substitute printed 22105569D-S1
02/15/2022Read second time
02/15/2022Reading of substitute waived
02/15/2022Committee substitute agreed to 22105569D-S1
02/15/2022Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB669S1
02/15/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2022Passed Senate (27-Y 13-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB669S1)
02/24/2022Placed on Calendar
02/24/2022Read first time
02/24/2022Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/27/2022Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
03/04/2022Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 3-N)
03/08/2022Left in Courts of Justice