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Expand Law Enforcement Exception Sexual Material

Concerning possession of sexually exploitative material by persons involved in sexually exploitative material cases.
2017 Regular Session
Crimes, Corrections, & Enforcement
Bill Summary

Under current law there is an exception to the crime of possession of sexually exploitative material for peace officers while in the performance of their duties. The bill expands the exception to a prosecutor, criminal investigator, crime analyst, or other individual who is employed by a law enforcement agency or district attorney's office and who performs or assists in investigative duties that may involve sexually exploitative materials and a defendant's attorney and any employee of the attorney or person retained by the attorney who assists in a case involving sexually exploitative materials.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)


Became Law


Bill Text

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details