MD HB4 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-07 - Hearing 1/15 at 3:00 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Prohibiting a person from affixing, erecting, or placing a noose or swastika on any building or real property, without the express permission of the owner of the building or property, the owner's agent, or a lawful occupant, with the intent to threaten or intimidate any person or group of persons; and establishing that a penalty of imprisonment not exceeding 3 years or a fine not exceeding $5,000 or both applies to a violation of the Act.

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Title

Crimes - Hate Crimes - Use of a Noose or Swastika to Threaten or Intimidate

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-01-07HouseHearing 1/15 at 3:00 p.m.
2019-01-09HouseFirst Reading Judiciary
2018-11-08HousePre-filed

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