- Criminal Law - Hate Crimes - Protected Groups and Penalties
- Sponsored by
- Delegate Stewart
- In the House - Hearing 1/26 at 1:30 p.m.
Altering the term "sexual orientation" in the context of hate crimes to include gender expression; including age in the list of characteristics protected by the prohibition on hate crimes; authorizing a court to require an offender convicted of hate crimes to complete an antibias education program; requiring a court to provide offenders convicted of hate crimes with information on an antibias education program; requiring the University System of Maryland to develop and offer an antibias education program; etc.
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2021
( 12-120 )
( 20-208 )
Last Updated: 1/15/2021 4:20 PM