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S.F. No. 2251 - Electronic Incapacitation Cuffs Use Prohibition for Person in Custody for Criminal Offenses
Author: Senator Barb Goodwin
Prepared By: Chris Turner, Senate Fiscal Analyst (651/296-4350)
Date: March 10, 2016


Section 1 is a cross-reference to the operative language of the bill in section 2.

Section 2, Subdivision 1, defines “in custody” and “electronic incapacitation cuff” for the purposes of the bill.

Subdivision 2 prohibits the use of electronic incapacitation cuffs on someone who is in custody.

Subdivision 3 provides that a violation of this section is a petty misdemeanor.

The bill is effective August 1, 2016, and applies to acts committed on or after that date.

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