HB 1 -  Combating Public Disorder

by Fernandez-Barquin (CO-SPONSORS) Drake; Giallombardo; McClain; Plakon; Roach
Authorizes residents of municipality to file an appeal to Administration Commission if municipality makes reduction to budget of municipal law enforcement agency; revises provisions prohibiting obstructing traffic; provides for cause of action against municipality for failing to provide law enforcement protection during riot; revises penalty for assault or battery committed in furtherance of riot or aggravated riot; revises minimum term of imprisonment for battery on law enforcement officer in furtherance of riot; revises prohibition on damaging memorial; revises penalties for burglary or theft during riot & facilitated by riot; revises prohibition on fighting in public place; prohibits specified assemblies from engaging in disorderly & violent conduct; prohibits inciting or encouraging riot; creates affirmative defense to civil action where plaintiff participated in riot or unlawful assembly.
Effective Date: July 1, 2021
Last Event: Now in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee on Friday, January 15, 2021 10:39 AM

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Now in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee Time: 01/15/2021 - 10:39 AM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Judiciary Committee Time: 01/15/2021 - 10:39 AM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 01/15/2021 - 10:39 AM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee Time: 01/15/2021 - 10:39 AM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 01/06/2021 - 7:40 PM Member: Fernandez-Barquin Committee: Version: __