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HB587  Campus police and security departments; DCJS to identify minimum core operational functions. (Yost)
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Summary as Introduced:

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Campus police and security departments; DCJS to identify minimum core operational functions. Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services to identify minimum core operational functions for college campus police and security departments. In identifying minimum core operational functions, the Department shall determine the cost to bring existing departments into compliance with such functions and legislative amendments needed in order to require compliance.

 

Bill Status 1: Bill Status 2: Next Meeting: (date and time)
Re-referred
Committee/Subcommitte: S-Rules

 

Full Text of Bill:
14101397D
HOUSE BILL NO. 587
Offered January 8, 2014
Prefiled January 7, 2014
A BILL to require the Department of Criminal Justice Services to identify minimum core operational functions for college campus police and security departments.
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Patron-- Yost
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Committee Referral Pending
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Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. § 1. That the Department of Criminal Justice Services shall identify minimum core operational functions for campus police departments established pursuant to § 23-232 or 23-232.1 of the Code of Virginia and other campus security departments as may be established by public or private institutions of higher learning pursuant to § 23-238 of the Code of Virginia. In identifying such minimum core operational functions, the Department shall determine the existing capacity of campus police departments and other campus security departments, the cost impact to bring existing departments into compliance with such minimum core operational functions, and legislative amendments needed in order to require compliance by such departments. In identifying such functions, the Department shall work with other public and private stakeholders as deemed appropriate.

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