HB 43: Offenses Evidencing Prejudice
GENERAL BILL by Geller ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Benjamin ; Eskamani ; Goff-Marcil ; Grieco ; Learned ; Smith, C. ; Toledo ; Valdés
Offenses Evidencing Prejudice; Expands grounds for reclassification of offenses to include prejudice based on gender or gender identity of any person; specifies that reclassification occurs if commission of offenses is based on prejudice towards any person on specified grounds; replaces term "mental or physical disability" with term "disability"; defines "disability."
Last Action: 4/30/2021 House - Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Criminal Justice and Public Safety Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee
• 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
• Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
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