HB 1053 Police training on sensitivity to cultural diversity.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Powers and duties of the Department of Criminal Justice Services. Expands the compulsory training standards for basic training and recertification of law-enforcement officers and the statewide guidelines for policing programs to include sensitivity to cultural diversity and the potential for biased policing. The bill authorizes the Department to publish and disseminate a model policy or guideline that may be used by state and local agencies to ensure that law-enforcement personnel are sensitive to and aware of cultural diversity and the potential for biased policing.

Full text:
01/09/02  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/09/02 024973211  pdf
02/07/02  House: Printed as engrossed 024973211-E  pdf
03/08/02  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1053ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/05/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0490)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/09/02  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/09/02 024973211
01/09/02  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/25/02  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 2
02/05/02  House: Reported from General Laws with amds (22-Y 0-N)
02/06/02  House: Read first time
02/07/02  House: Read second time
02/07/02  House: Committee amendments agreed to
02/07/02  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/07/02  House: Printed as engrossed 024973211-E
02/08/02  House: Read third time and passed House (98-Y 1-N)
02/08/02  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 1-N)
02/08/02  House: Communicated to Senate
02/11/02  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/02  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/20/02  Senate: Reported from General Laws (15-Y 0-N)
02/22/02  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/02  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/02  Senate: Read third time
02/25/02  Senate: Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/25/02  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (38-Y 0-N)
03/08/02  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1053ER)
03/09/02  House: Enrolled
03/09/02  House: Signed by Speaker
03/12/02  Senate: Signed by President
04/04/02  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 490 (effective 7/1/02)
04/05/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0490)