Category: Crime and Public Safety
HB 598 (2015) relative to the definition of deadly force.
House/Senate Bill: House
Description: Changes the definition of deadly force to include only acts that actually result in death or permanent loss or impairment of any part of the body. The current definition of deadly force includes acts with the intent or risk of serious injury, such as firing a firearm in the direction of another person.
Bill Sponsor: Max Abramson
Next Hearing Date: Tue, 02/17/2015
Next Voting Date: Wed, 03/11/2015