SB 819 Prohibits state enforcement of provisions of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
Sponsor: Nieves
LR Number: 5814S.01I Fiscal Note available
Committee: General Laws
Last Action: 2/23/2012 - Second Read and Referred S General Laws Committee Journal Page: S329
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Effective Date: August 28, 2012

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SB 819 - This act creates the Missouri Liberty Preservation Act. The state of Missouri will be prohibited from participating or providing material support for the implementation of sections 1021 and 1022 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012. The Department of Public Safety is to report to the Governor and General Assembly attempts by the United States government to implement the specified sections through any Missouri state department. Any indefinite detention, prosecution under the law or war, or transfer to a foreign jurisdiction under the specified sections are deemed illegal in Missouri.

A violation of this act by any public officers, employees, or agents of the state of Missouri or employee providing services to the state of Missouri will be a Class B misdemeanor. A violation of this act by any official, agent, or employee of the United States government or employee of a corporation providing services to the United States government will be deemed a Class A misdemeanor.

This act is similar to HB 2066 (2012).

MIKE HAMMANN