HB0700 (CH0498)

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2018 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Hate Crimes - Group Victim

Sponsored by:

Delegate Sydnor


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 498

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from committing certain acts against a group because of the group's race, color, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, gender, disability, or national origin, or because the group is homeless.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Sydnor, Barron, Stein, Beidle, Brooks, Carey, Chang, Conaway, Davis, Haynes, Hettleman, Kipke, Knotts, R. Lewis, Morales, Patterson, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Rosenberg, Walker, A. Washington, M. Washington, Wilkins, and P. Young
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Harassment -see also- Threats
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law

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May 11, 2018 4:26 P.M.