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From the Congressional Record, Volume 166 (2020)


A bill to provide that in the case of a law enforcement officer who uses deadly force against a person, and thereby causes the death of that person, a hearing shall be conducted before a judge to determine whether there is probable cause for the State to bring criminal charges against the law enforcement officer relating to the death of the person, and for other purposes; to the Committee on the Judiciary.






H.R. 5779 — A bill to provide that in the case of a law enforcement officer who uses deadly force against a person, and thereby causes the death of that person, a hearing shall be conducted before a judge to determine whether there is probable cause for the State to bring criminal charges against the law enforcement officer relating to the death of the person, and for other purposes; to the Committee on the Judiciary.

By Mr. JOHNSON of Georgia (for himself, Ms. Norton, Mr. Clay, Mr. Hastings, Mr. David Scott of Georgia, Mr. Cicilline, Ms. Moore, Mr. Jeffries, Ms. Schakowsky, Ms. Kelly of Illinois, Mr. Meeks, Mr. Thompson of Mississippi, Mr. Richmond, Mr. Butterfield, Ms. Plaskett, Ms. Wilson of Florida, Ms. Omar, Mr. Rush, Ms. Pressley, Ms. Clarke of New York, Ms. Tlaib, and Mr. Cohen), H934 [6FE]
Cosponsors added, H2369 [4JN], H2392 [11JN], H2399 [15JN], H3079 [9JY], H3092 [16JY]