US HB35 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 142-1)
Status: Introduced on January 3 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-06-12 - Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Emmett Till Antilynching Act This bill specifies that an offense involving lynching is a hate crime act. A violator is subject to criminal penalties—a prison term, a fine, or both.

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Title

Emmett Till Antilynching Act

Sponsors

Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL]Rep. Sanford Bishop [D-GA]Rep. Gregory Meeks [D-NY]Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR]
Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL]Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D-IL]Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC]Rep. Filemon Vela [D-TX]
Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN]Rep. Dwight Evans [D-PA]Rep. Elijah Cummings [D-MD]Rep. Grace Napolitano [D-CA]
Rep. Ro Khanna [D-CA]Rep. Karen Bass [D-CA]Rep. C.A. Ruppersberger [D-MD]Rep. Andre Carson [D-IN]
Rep. Bill Foster [D-IL]Rep. Salud Carbajal [D-CA]Rep. Jose Serrano [D-NY]Rep. Darren Soto [D-FL]
Rep. Al Lawson [D-FL]Rep. Nydia Velazquez [D-NY]Rep. Anthony Brown [D-MD]Rep. Danny Davis [D-IL]
Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI]Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH]Rep. Bennie Thompson [D-MS]Rep. Henry Johnson [D-GA]
Rep. Adriano Espaillat [D-NY]Rep. Adam Smith [D-WA]Rep. Brendan Boyle [D-PA]Rep. Joaquin Castro [D-TX]
Rep. Matthew Cartwright [D-PA]Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee [D-TX]Rep. Ted Lieu [D-CA]Rep. Katherine Clark [D-MA]
Rep. Yvette Clarke [D-NY]Rep. Juan Vargas [D-CA]Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA]Rep. Robert Scott [D-VA]
Rep. Sean Maloney [D-NY]Rep. Rashida Tlaib [D-MI]Rep. G. Butterfield [D-NC]Rep. Seth Moulton [D-MA]
Rep. Robin Kelly [D-IL]Rep. Lacy Clay [D-MO]Rep. Bonnie Coleman [D-NJ]Rep. Theodore Deutch [D-FL]
Rep. Brenda Lawrence [D-MI]Rep. Brian Higgins [D-NY]Rep. Al Green [D-TX]Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ]
Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY]Rep. Bradley Schneider [D-IL]Rep. John Lewis [D-GA]Rep. Frank Pallone [D-NJ]
Rep. Jim Cooper [D-TN]Rep. Mike Quigley [D-IL]Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D-OR]Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi [D-IL]
Rep. Debbie Dingell [D-MI]Rep. Barbara Lee [D-CA]Rep. James McGovern [D-MA]Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ]
Rep. Stephanie Murphy [D-FL]Rep. Val Demings [D-FL]Rep. Eddie Johnson [D-TX]Rep. Tim Ryan [D-OH]
Rep. Marcia Fudge [D-OH]Rep. Richard Neal [D-MA]Rep. Diana DeGette [D-CO]Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT]
Rep. John Yarmuth [D-KY]Rep. Kathleen Rice [D-NY]Rep. Elaine Luria [D-VA]Rep. Kathy Castor [D-FL]
Rep. Scott Peters [D-CA]Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard [D-CA]Rep. Grace Meng [D-NY]Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY]
Rep. Betty McCollum [D-MN]Rep. Cheri Bustos [D-IL]Rep. Raul Grijalva [D-AZ]Rep. Cedric Richmond [D-LA]
Rep. James Clyburn [D-SC]Rep. Greg Stanton [D-AZ]Rep. Eric Swalwell [D-CA]Rep. Daniel Kildee [D-MI]
Rep. David Scott [D-GA]Rep. Jerry McNerney [D-CA]Rep. Alma Adams [D-NC]Rep. Donna Shalala [D-FL]
Rep. Ayanna Pressley [D-MA]Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA]Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D-FL]Rep. Tulsi Gabbard [D-HI]
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez [D-NY]Rep. Harley Rouda [D-CA]Rep. Anna Eshoo [D-CA]Rep. Terri Sewell [D-AL]
Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell [D-FL]Rep. Frederica Wilson [D-FL]Rep. Susan Davis [D-CA]Rep. Stephen Lynch [D-MA]
Rep. Christopher Pappas [D-NH]Rep. Gil Cisneros [D-CA]Rep. Brad Sherman [D-CA]Rep. Marc Veasey [D-TX]
Rep. Michael Turner [R-OH]Rep. Lori Trahan [D-MA]Rep. John Sarbanes [D-MD]Rep. Madeleine Dean [D-PA]
Rep. Max Rose [D-NY]Rep. Maxine Waters [D-CA]Rep. Jamie Raskin [D-MD]Rep. Peter Visclosky [D-IN]
Rep. Jennifer Wexton [D-VA]Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA]Rep. Jimmy Panetta [D-CA]Rep. Abigail Spanberger [D-VA]
Rep. John Garamendi [D-CA]Rep. Angela Craig [D-MN]Rep. Jesus Garcia [D-IL]Rep. Susan Wild [D-PA]
Rep. Tom Malinowski [D-NJ]Rep. Gwen Moore [D-WI]Rep. Sean Casten [D-IL]Rep. Ilhan Omar [D-MN]
Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick [D-AZ]Rep. Josh Harder [D-CA]Rep. Jared Huffman [D-CA]Rep. Dean Phillips [D-MN]
Rep. Peter DeFazio [D-OR]Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA]Rep. Doris Matsui [D-CA]Rep. Ben Lujan [D-NM]
Rep. David Price [D-NC]Rep. Elissa Slotkin [D-MI]Rep. Emanuel Cleaver [D-MO]Rep. Lucy McBath [D-GA]
Rep. Steven Horsford [D-NV]Rep. Joseph Kennedy [D-MA]Rep. Donald Norcross [D-NJ]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-06-12HouseOrdered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
2019-06-12HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2019-01-03HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
2019-01-03HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
2019-01-03HouseIntroduced in House

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