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2020 Senate Bill 967: Require police to speak up on excessive force
Introduced by Sen. Ruth Johnson (R) on June 11, 2020
To require law enforcement agencies to adopt policies that makes it an affirmative duty for an officer to intervene verbally or physically to prevent an observed use of excessive force by another law enforcement officer. Also, to require agencies to take appropriate disciplinary actions if an officer fails this duty.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee on June 11, 2020