Washington: house of representatives approves legislation for police reform

A month after the death of the African-American George Floyd in a brutal police action of the American house of representatives has passed a bill against police

Washington: house of representatives approves legislation for police reform

A month after the death of the African-American George Floyd in a brutal police action of the American house of representatives has passed a bill against police violence. The house of representatives voted, on Thursday evening, especially with the majority of Democrats in the chamber of the Parliament for the draft. This provides, among other things, to facilitate the prosecution of police officers for use of force. The draft is expected to have in this Form, however, hardly a chance to become actual law.

According to the house of representatives adopted the draft, the immunity of police officers is to be restricted, so that they can more easily be held accountable. In addition, controversial police should be banned methods, such as the bars in firmly. Body cameras for police officers are increasingly to be used. The White house has made it clear that President Donald Trump would not accept a restriction of the immunity of police officers.

Trump should act sign

would in order for the draft law, would have to vote according to the house of representatives and the Senate are for it. Trump should the law eventually, so that it enters into force. In the Senate Trumps the Republicans have the majority.

The Democrats had blocked on Wednesday a draft law to the Republicans for a police reform in the Senate. The design of the Republicans lagged far behind the Democrats, and resembled the substance of a recent available Trumps. Among other things police have asked authorities in the Land grants, if they committed themselves to certain Standards, including a waiver of the bars was one of them.

Updated Date: 25 June 2020, 23:19

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