Introduced by Rep. Richard LeBlanc (D) on January 13, 2011 To add reserve peace officers who have had the proper training to the list of those not prohibited from possessing “tasers” or similar electrical incapacitation devices. Under current law these devices are banned for civilians, but peace officers, court officers, licensed private investigators and airplane pilots can have them. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on January 13, 2011
Reported in the House on March 10, 2011 With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the House on March 23, 2011 To replace the previous version of the bill with one that revises details but does not change the substance as previously described.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on March 23, 2011