Introduced by Rep. Kurt Heise (R) on December 17, 2015
To permit airport police personnel who have the same license as regular police to exercise full “peace officer” (police officer) powers outside the airport’s grounds, including cases of “hot pursuit” of an individual suspected of violating the law, or in cooperation with regular police officers. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Criminal Justice Committee on December 17, 2015
Reported in the House on February 2, 2016
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.