Civilian Oversight Board
The proposed bill provides for independent investigations of law enforcement misconduct and use of force incidents. The bill repeals Ordinance Number 69984, as amended by Ordinance Number 70532, and enacts in lieu thereof an ordinance that reconstitutes and provides staff support for the Civilian Oversight Board (COB) and provides coordination and staff support for the Detention Facility Oversight Board (DFOB) created under Ordinance 71430. The bill also establishes the Division of Civilian Oversight within the Department of Public Safety, and authorizes the establishment of the Public Integrity Unit, directed by the Circuit Attorney in the City of St. Louis.
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Bill text was introduced (412.18 KB PDF).06/10/2022
Referred to a Committee
The bill was assigned to the Public Safety Committee.06/23/2022
The bill was held in committee during the Public Safety Committee hearing.06/29/2022
The bill was held in committee during the Public Safety Committee hearing.07/07/2022
The bill was passed out of committee with a recommendation of do pass during the Public Safety Committee hearing.
The bill text was changed:
- Committee Substitute As Amended (537.15 KB PDF)
The bill was passed.07/15/2022
The bill was engrossed during the Engrossment, Rules, Resolutions and Credentials Committee.07/15/2022
The bill was passed.07/15/2022Feedback is anonymous.
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