S0140B0654A00399 NAD:MAC 05/01/23 #90 A00399
AMENDMENTS TO SENATE BILL NO. 140
Sponsor: SENATOR LANGERHOLC
Printer's No. 654
Amend Bill, page 1, line 10, by inserting before "Within"
(a) Special prosecutor.--
Amend Bill, page 3, line 25, by inserting after "Police"
or any law enforcement agency with appropriate
jurisdiction
Amend Bill, page 3, line 26, by inserting after "Police"
or any law enforcement agency with appropriate
jurisdiction
Amend Bill, page 8, line 25, by inserting after "The"
Attorney General, the
Amend Bill, page 8, by inserting after line 30
(15) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, a
governing body of a political subdivision or public official
may not enact or enforce an ordinance, executive order or
directive or take any other official action that would be
inconsistent with the provisions of this section or direct a
law enforcement agency with appropriate jurisdiction to not
assist the special prosecutor if able. An ordinance,
executive order or directive or any other official action in
violation of this section shall be null and void.
(b) Definitions.--As used in this section, the following
words and phrases shall have the meanings given to them in this
subsection unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:
"Law enforcement agency." Any of the following:
(1) A public agency of a political subdivision having
general police powers and charged with making arrests in
connection with the enforcement of the criminal or traffic
laws.
(2) A campus police or university police department, as
used in section 2416 of the act of April 9, 1929 (P.L.177,
No.175), known as The Administrative Code of 1929, certified
by the Office of Attorney General as a criminal justice
agency under the definition of "criminal justice agency" in
18 Pa.C.S. ยง 9102 (relating to definitions).
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(3) A railroad or street railway police department
formed with officers commissioned under 22 Pa.C.S. Ch. 33
(relating to railroad and street railway police) or any prior
statute providing for the commissioning.
(4) An airport authority police department.
(5) A county park police force under section 2511(b) of
the act of August 9, 1955 (P.L.323, No.130), known as The
County Code.
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See A00399 in
the context
of SB0140