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2021 House Bill 4118: Create process for disclosing prison and jail guard firing
Introduced by Rep. Ben Frederick (R) on February 3, 2021
To other agencies to extend to corrections officers terms similar to a 2017 law that established a process and liability exemptions for a police agency disclosing information to another agency about a formerly-employed officer who may have been fired. The process includes letting a separating officer review the record and make his written explanation a permanent part of it. Applicants must give the prospective employer a waiver allowing it to get the records explaining the separation, and the former employer is immune from liability for revealing this.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on February 3, 2021