HB 1000 - DIGEST

Improves the use of deadly force statute in a manner that: (1) Protects the sanctity of all human life, makes clear that the force used must be necessary and proportional and only be used as a last resort;

(2) Adds more specific language regarding the threat that must be present to justify the use of deadly force; and

(3) Revises language describing officer accountability for unjustified uses of deadly force.