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HB18-1076: Peace Officers Standards and Training Board Revoke Certification For Untruthful Statement

Criminal Legal Reform
Bill Number: HB18-1076
Year: 2018
ACLU Position: Support
Sponsors: J. Salazar


The bill requires the peace officers standards and training board
(P.O.S.T. board), which certifies peace officers, to revoke the
certification of a peace officer if:
• The P.O.S.T. board receives notification from a law
enforcement agency that employs or employed the peace
officer that the peace officer made an untruthful statement
or omitted a material fact on an official law enforcement
document or while testifying at an official judicial
proceeding or during an internal affairs investigation; and
• Either the law enforcement agency or a panel of the
P.O.S.T. board reached a determination on the matter after
completing an administrative process.

Current Status:

Senate Committee on Appropriations Postpone Indefinitely (05/09/2018)
House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments (04/25/2018)
House Committee on Judiciary Refer Amended to Appropriations (04/10/2018)
House Committee on Judiciary Witness Testimony and/or Committee Discussion Only (03/08/2018)
Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary (01/17/2018

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