2019 Senate Bill 2

House Roll Call 54: Passed

To establish that property seized from a person because it may be associated with a crime is not subject to “civil asset forfeiture” unless the individual is actually convicted or accepts a plea bargain, subject various exceptions and conditions. (Exceptions include different procedures for persons with an ownership interest in the property who were not involved with the crime; cases where the offender has absconded to another state; and more.) This would not apply to police seizures of property worth $50,000 or more. See also House Bills 4001 and 4002.

107 Yeas / 3 Nays
Republican (57 Yeas / 1 Nay)
Democrat (50 Yeas / 2 Nays)