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2017 Regular Session



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

Sponsored by:

Senator Brochin


In the Senate - Hearing 1/25 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, burning objects, and damaging specified buildings if there is evidence that exhibits 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:Senators Brochin, Cassilly, Norman, and Ready
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Emergency Medical Services
Fire Protection
Indigent Persons
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Rescue Squads -see also- Ambulances; Emergency Medical Serv
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(10-301, 10-304, 10-305)

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November 28, 2017 1:09 P.M.