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2018 Regular Session



Hate Crimes - Threats and Penalties

Sponsored by:

Senator Zirkin


In the House - Hearing 4/03 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from threatening to commit certain hate crimes; applying and altering certain penalties; and authorizing a court to require a certain person to attend certain educational classes and perform certain community service as a condition of supervised release.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Zirkin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0246
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
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Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Human Relations
Narrow Subject(s):Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Threats -see also- Harrassment; Violence
Volunteers -see also- Maryland Service Corps
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(10-302 through 10-306, 10-308, 10-302.1, 10-303.1, 10-304.1, 10-305.1)

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April 4, 2018 3:36 P.M.