US HB6086 | 2017-2018 | 115th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 66-3)
Status: Introduced on June 13 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-07-30 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

To amend section 249 of title 18, United States Code, to specify lynching as a hate crime act.

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Title

To amend section 249 of title 18, United States Code, to specify lynching as a hate crime act.

Sponsors

Rep. Bobby Rush [D]Rep. Danny Davis [D]Rep. Maxine Waters [D]Rep. James Clyburn [D]
Rep. Robert Scott [D]Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee [D]Rep. Lacy Clay [D]Rep. David Scott [D]
Rep. Yvette Clarke [D]Rep. Karen Bass [D]Rep. Terri Sewell [D]Rep. Donald Payne [D]
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries [D]Rep. Alma Adams [D]Rep. Bonnie Coleman [D]Rep. Gwen Moore [D]
Rep. Eleanor Norton [D]Rep. Barbara Lee [D]Rep. Joyce Beatty [D]Rep. Gregory Meeks [D]
Rep. Val Demings [D]Rep. Eddie Johnson [D]Rep. G. Butterfield [D]Rep. Alcee Hastings [D]
Rep. Anthony Brown [D]Rep. Keith Ellison [D]Rep. Dwight Evans [D]Rep. Frederica Wilson [D]
Rep. Henry Johnson [D]Rep. Cedric Richmond [D]Rep. Emanuel Cleaver [D]Rep. Brenda Lawrence [D]
Rep. Bennie Thompson [D]Rep. Marcia Fudge [D]Rep. Sanford Bishop [D]Rep. Andre Carson [D]
Rep. John Lewis [D]Rep. Darren Soto [D]Rep. Frank Pallone [D]Rep. Leonard Lance [R]
Rep. John Duncan [R]Rep. Michael Turner [R]Rep. Brendan Boyle [D]Rep. Jose Serrano [D]
Rep. Brian Higgins [D]Rep. Steve Cohen [D]Rep. Rosa DeLauro [D]Rep. Marc Veasey [D]
Rep. Al Green [D]Rep. Adriano Espaillat [D]Rep. Michael Capuano [D]Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D]
Rep. Elijah Cummings [D]Rep. Al Lawson [D]Rep. Ed Perlmutter [D]Rep. Filemon Vela [D]
Rep. Matthew Cartwright [D]Rep. Jamie Raskin [D]Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D]Rep. Pramila Jayapal [D]
Rep. James McGovern [D]Rep. John Yarmuth [D]Rep. Ro Khanna [D]Rep. Albio Sires [D]
Rep. Jerry McNerney [D]Rep. Diana DeGette [D]Rep. Scott Peters [D]Rep. Donald Norcross [D]
Rep. Salud Carbajal [D]

History

DateChamberAction
2018-07-30HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
2018-06-13HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
2018-06-13HouseIntroduced in House

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