Under existing law, applicants for appointment as law enforcement officers are required to be graduates of State Department of Education accredited or approved high schools or to possess a high school equivalency certificate issued by general educational development
This bill would include graduation from a nonpublic education program as qualifying education for applying to become a law enforcement officer in the state
To amend Section 36-21-46, Code of Alabama 1975, relating to the Peace Officers' Standards and Training Commission; to provide that graduation from a nonpublic education program satisfies the education component for an applicant to become a law enforcement officer in the state.
|February 9, 2021||S||Pending third reading on day 5 Favorable from Governmental Affairs|
|February 9, 2021||S||Read for the second time and placed on the calendar|
|February 2, 2021||S||Read for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Governmental Affairs|
|Hearing||February 9, 2021||Room 825 at 13:00||Senate GA Hearing|