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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5743

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 1029

 

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Referred to Committee on JUDICIARY

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. TONG, 147th Dist.

 

AN ACT INCREASING PENALTIES FOR HATE CRIMES.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That chapter 952 of the general statutes be amended to increase penalties for hate crimes.

Statement of Purpose:

To deter and prevent hate crimes by increasing the penalties for hate crimes.