MD SB989 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-1)
Status: Engrossed on March 12 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-12 - Referred Judiciary
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Authorizing the court to impose, on a person convicted of a hate crime, a requirement to attend an anti-bias education program.

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Criminal Law - Hate Crimes - Penalty (Educate Against Hate Act)


Roll Calls

2020-03-12 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-03-12HouseReferred Judiciary
2020-03-12SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2020-03-10SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-10SenateFavorable with Amendments {478777/1 Adopted
2020-03-09SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2020-02-06SenateHearing 2/11 at 12:00 p.m.
2020-02-03SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings

Same As/Similar To

HB485 (Crossfiled) 2020-01-24 - Hearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Criminal Law10304(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Law10305(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Law10306(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments