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Crimes – Hate Crimes – Defacement

Sponsored by:

Delegate Chang


In the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (46-0)

Synopsis:Defining the term "deface" for purposes of the hate crimes laws to include affixing, erecting, or placing a noose or swastika on.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Chang
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0041 Session: 2008 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
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Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Harassment -see also- Threats
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Threats -see also- Harrassment; Violence
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law

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March 27, 2018 4:00 P.M.