SB 0789 Requires racial profiling information for every stop of a motor vehicle
LR Number:2872S.01I Fiscal Note:2872-01
Committee:Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence
Last Action:01/23/02 - Hearing Conducted S Civil & Criminal Jurisprudence Journal page:
Effective Date:August 28, 2002
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Current Bill Summary

SB 789 - Currently, peace officers are required to report certain information concerning each stop of a driver of a motor vehicle for a violation of a traffic law or ordinance, including the racial identity of the person stopped, the violations alleged, the circumstances surrounding any resulting search and whether any arrest was made. This act requires such information for each stop of a motor vehicle, regardless of the purpose of the stop.

This act is identical to SB 144 (2001).