SB 940: Crimes Evidencing Prejudice
Crimes Evidencing Prejudice; Expanding grounds for the reclassification of crimes to include prejudice based on the gender or gender identity of any person; specifying that the reclassification occurs if the crime was based in whole or in part on the race, color, ancestry, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, homeless status, advanced age, gender, or gender identity of any person; specifying that the reclassification of a certain crime occurs if the crime was based in whole or in part on a disability of any person, etc.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 Senate - Died in Criminal Justice
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
SB 940, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 11/14/2019 at 4:04 PM
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Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 655 Offenses Evidencing Prejudice Geller, Stark Similar Last Action: 3/14/2020 H Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Citations - Statutes (2)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 775.085 Evidencing prejudice while committing offense; reclassification. Page 1 (pdf) 775.0863 Evidencing prejudice while committing offense against person with mental or physical disability; reclassification. Page 3 (pdf)
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