Bill Status of HB4463 99th General Assembly
Short Description: PEACE OFF&SECURITY GUARD-TASER
Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
| 1/10/2017||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Peace Officer and Security Guard Taser Carrying Act. Provides that every peace officer and security guard who is required to carry a firearm during his or her duties as a peace officer or security guard shall also carry a taser during those duties. Provides that the law enforcement agency that employs the peace officers shall purchase the tasers or may require that the peace officer purchase a taser approved by the agency at his or her expense. Provides that the private security contractor agency shall purchase the tasers for its employees. Provides that each taser carried by a peace officer or security guard must be logged by the employer. Provides that each law enforcement agency shall maintain the taser for each peace officer who is required to carry a firearm during his or her duties. Preempts home rule.