DC B23-0409 | 2019-2020 | 23rd Council


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on September 16 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-10-23 - Public Hearing Held
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


As introduced Bill 23-409 limits criminal defenses and authorization for the use of force relating to a victim's sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Sexual Orientation And Gender Identity Panic Defense Prohibition Act Of 2019



2019-10-23CouncilPublic Hearing Held
2019-09-27CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2019-09-20CouncilNotice of Intent to Act on B23-0409 Published in the DC Register
2019-09-17CouncilReferred to Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety
2019-09-16CouncilIntroduced in Office of the Secretary

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