Law-enforcement officers, former; retention of identification and badge. (SB743)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Former law-enforcement officers; retention of identification and badge. Provides that a former law-enforcement officer with at least 10 years of service who has been diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder or is disabled shall, upon request, be issued a photo identification and badge indicating that he honorably served, both of which will be mounted by the employing department or agency in such a manner that it will be impossible for anyone to carry it on his person. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/21/2022Presented and ordered printed 22104759D
01/21/2022Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
01/26/2022Reported from Judiciary (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2022Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2022Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2022Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2022Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB743)
02/22/2022Placed on Calendar
02/22/2022Read first time
02/22/2022Referred to Committee on Public Safety
02/28/2022Assigned PS sub: Subcommittee #2
03/03/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
03/04/2022Reported from Public Safety (17-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2022Read second time
03/09/2022Read third time
03/09/2022Passed House (79-Y 19-N)
03/09/2022VOTE: Passage (79-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2022Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB743ER)
03/11/2022Signed by President
03/11/2022Signed by Speaker
03/14/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB743ER)
03/22/2022Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 22, 2022
03/22/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/11/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 491 (effective 7/1/22)
04/11/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0491)