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Gambling Legislation 2019

Bill Number Bill Title Brief Explanation Status Companion Bill Documents

Z-0098

Self-exclusion

Creating a self-exclusion program for persons with a gambling problem or gambling disorder

Approved by Governor's Office

 

 

 

Legislation relating to law enforcement...

Bill Number

Bill Title

Brief Explanation

Status

Companion Bill

Documents

HB 1064

Concerning law enforcement

Requires de-escalation training; requires LE to provide first aid at the earliest safe opporunity; requires an independent investigation to determine if deadly force meets the good faith standard; requires the state to reimburse a peace officer for defense costs if found not guilty or no charges are filed

WSGC commissioners voted unanimously to support HB 1064 and SB 5029. They are essentially the same as last year's bills and are supported by LE advocacy groups such as WASPC

Public hearing: Jan. 14, 1:30pm, Public Safety Committee

Executive session: Jan. 15, 3:30pm, Public Safety Committee

SB 5029

 

SB 5029

Concerning law enforcement

Requires de-escalation training; requires LE to provide first aid at the earliest safe opporunity; requires an independent investigation to determine if deadly force meets the good faith standard; requires the state to reimburse a peace officer for defense costs if found not guilty or no charges are filed

WSGC commissioners voted unanimously to support HB 1064 and SB 5029. They are essentially the same as last year's bills and are supported by LE advocacy groups such as WASPC

Public hearing: Jan. 15, 10:00am, Law & Justice Committee

Executive session: Jan. 17, 10:00am, Law & Justice Committee

HB 1064