eNews: Action Alert – Aug. 20, 2020Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 04:32pm
Oppose HB5013 which corrodes local sovereign immunity
Cities and Towns Potentially Impacted:
Current GA Committee:
VML Staff Contact
Civil Action for deprivation of rights; duties & liabilities of certain employers in employing or contracting for the services of law-enforcement officers.
HB5013 corrodes the concept of Sovereign Immunity for localities that employ or contract with law-enforcement officers.
Contact the committee members and your local delegation to oppose this bill.
Note: Some localities may not agree with this position.