HB 2928

  • Oregon House Bill
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 11, 2021
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Relating to the use of tools by law enforcement agencies; declaring an emergency.

Abstract

Regulates use of chemical incapacitants, kinetic impact projectiles and sound devices by law enforcement agencies. Creates private cause of action for person injured by unlawful use of chemical incapacitants, kinetic impact projectiles and sound devices by law enforcement agencies. Prohibits law enforcement agency from using proxy law enforcement agency to enact measures that court or statute has barred law enforcement agency from using. Prohibits law enforcement agency from acting in concert with another law enforcement agency to engage in misconduct barred by statute or court order. Eliminates immunity from claims under Oregon Tort Claims Act arising out of riot, civil commotion or mob action. Revives certain claims. Declares emergency, effective on passage.

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Feb 24, 2021

House

Work Session held.

Feb 08, 2021

House

Public Hearing held.

Feb 03, 2021

House

Public Hearing held.

Jan 30, 2021

House

Assigned to Subcommittee On Equitable Policing.

Jan 20, 2021

House

Referred to Judiciary.

Jan 11, 2021

House

First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

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