Introduced by Representative Ancel of Calais
Subject: Crimes; victims; incident reports
Statement of purpose: This bill proposes to permit a victim of a crime to obtain at no cost one copy of the incident report from the investigating law enforcement agency.
AN ACT RELATING TO A VICTIM OBTAINING A FREE COPY OF A CRIME INCIDENT REPORT
It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:
Sec. 1. 13 V.S.A. § 5322 is added to read:
§ 5322. COPY OF INCIDENT REPORT
A victim may obtain, at no charge, one copy of the investigating law enforcement agency’s incident report pertaining to the crime in which he or she was a victim. Additional copies may be provided by the investigating law enforcement agency at a nominal fee.
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