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2016 Regular Session



Hate Crimes - Prohibitions and Protected Classes - Expansion to Law Enforcement Officers and First Responders

Sponsored by:

Delegate Arentz


In the House - Hearing 1/19 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Including law enforcement officers and first responders within the scope of specified prohibitions against committing crimes against specified persons, damaging property of specified persons, and burning objects and damaging specified buildings in circumstances exhibiting animosity against persons or groups due to race, color, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, gender, disability, national origin, or status as homeless.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Arentz
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Arson
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death
Emergency Medical Services
Fire Protection
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Real Property
Rescue Squads -see also- Ambulances; Emergency Medical Serv
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(10-301, 10-304, 10-305)

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October 24, 2017 4:57 P.M.