COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AMENDMENTS TO H.B. 2319
(Reference to printed bill)
Page 1, line 5, after "classification" insert "; definition"
Lines 7 and 8, strike ", including the handling of an emotionally disturbed person,"
Line 9, strike "fifteen" insert "eight"
Line 14, strike "fifteen" insert "eight"
Between line 17 and 18, insert:
"B. notwithstanding subsection A of this section, a person who is the subject of police contact may record the encounter if the person is not interfering with lawful police actions, including searching, handcuffing or administering a field sobriety test. The occupant of a vehicle who is the subject of a police stop may record the encounter if the occupant is not interfering with lawful police actions."
Reletter to conform
After line 23, insert:
"E. For the purposes of this section, "law enforcement activity" means any of the following:
1. Questioning a suspicious person.
2. Conducting an arrest, issuing a summons or enforcing the law.
3. Handling an emotionally disturbed or disorderly person who is exhibiting abnormal behavior."
Amend title to conform