Legislation Assigned to the House Judy III Committee (7)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 10/17/2017

H 0037 MonitorProtect Law Enforcement Officers Christopher Malone
4/27/2017 Senate - Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate Judy III RulesOS
Personnel Public Safety

Creates legal remedies for municipal law enforcement officers who, acting as whistleblowers, report evidence of illegal activity to their supervisors, and protects those same officers from retaliation for their reports. (version 1)

H 0094 MonitorEmergency Management/Drone Use Michael Speciale
4/13/2017 Senate - Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate Judy III RulesOS
Public Safety

Creates an exception to state law that otherwise limits the use of unmanned aircraft, to allow use of these aircraft by emergency management services personnel, when acting in the scope of their duties. (version 1)

H 0099 MonitorThe Antidiscrimination Act of 2017 Rodney Moore
2/15/2017 House - Ref to the Com on Judiciary III, if favorable, State and Local Government II, if favorable, Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House Judy III -
Public Safety

Prohibits law enforcement officers from engaging in discriminatory profiling; directs collection and reporting of certain data related to traffic stops and homicides; and adds additional educational requirements regarding discriminatory profiling and data storage to law enforcement officers’ training curriculum. (version 1)

H 0162 MonitorAmend Administrative Procedure Laws Jonathan Jordan
8/3/2017 House - Re-ref Com On Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House Judy III RulesOS
General Government
Companion bill to SB 16
Makes minor changes to the procedures followed in administrative proceedings, including challenges to agency actions under the contested case process and the state rule review and readoption process (version 1)
H 0573 MonitorVacant Building Receivership John Faircloth
4/27/2017 Senate - Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate Judy III RulesOS
Economic Development Housing & Community Development Planning & Land Use
Authorizes a new mechanism for cities above 30,000 in population at least partially located in economically distressed counties to address vacant homes in their jurisdictions, when the current owners of those homes failed to comply with court orders related to clean-up of the properties. The process allows the city to petition a court for appoint of a receiver, who then has two years to either demolish, rehabilitate, or sell the property. Contains related procedural and legal safeguards to the city, the receiver, and the property owner. (version 1)
S 0016 MonitorBusiness Regulatory Reform Act of 2017 Wilfred Wells
10/5/2017 Ch. SL 2017-211 Judy III RulesOS
General Government

Makes minor changes to the procedures followed in administrative proceedings, including challenges to agency actions under the contested case process and the state rule review and readoption process (version 1)

S 0292 MonitorOrd. Violation/No Auto Misdemeanor Michael Lee
6/14/2017 House - Re-ref Com On State and Local Government II Judy III SLG
General Government
Eliminates a current law that allows cities and counties to punish violations of local ordinances as misdemeanors, unless otherwise authorized by state statutes. Raises the current penalty for motor vehicle or parking violations from $50 to $100. (version 1)
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