2012 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 539
Sponsored By:
Senator Robey
Criminal Law - Impersonation of a Police Officer - Penalties


Altering the classification of the crime of impersonating police officers, special police officers, sheriffs, deputy sheriffs, constables, or other law enforcement officers wearing a specified police article without authorization, or having a simulation or imitation of a specified police article under specified circumstances, from a misdemeanor to a felony; and increasing the penalties for a violation of the offense.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/8 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
House Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty

Bill affects the following Statute:

Public Safety
( 3-502 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Judicial Proceedings