Substitute for H.B. No. 5743
Session Year 2017


To increase penalties for hate crimes, provide that probation for hate crimes may include related community service, broaden threatening statutes to include threats directed against houses of worship, religious community centers and day care centers, broaden hate crimes to include bias against the gender of a person, establish a State-Wide Hate Crimes Advisory Council, establish text and telephone hotlines to provide assistance for persons inquiring about or reporting hate crimes with funding provided through a minimum fine structure for hate crimes and provide employees protections if they need limited time from work to care for a child whose school or day care center is evacuated or closed due to a threat of violence.

Introduced by:
Judiciary Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/21/2017Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 6/21/2017Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/16/2017(LCO)Public Act 17-111
 6/9/2017Signed by Governor in Original
 6/6/2017Immediate Transmittal to the Governor
 6/6/2017In Concurrence
 6/6/2017Senate Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 6/6/2017Senate Adopted House Amendment Schedule A
 5/11/2017(LCO)File Number 749
 5/11/2017Senate Calendar Number 435
 5/11/2017Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 5/9/2017House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 5/9/2017House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 6814
 4/20/2017(LCO)File Number 654
 4/20/2017House Calendar Number 418
 4/20/2017Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/20/2017(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/13/2017(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/19/17 5:00 PM
 4/4/2017(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/3/2017(JUD)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/23/2017Public Hearing 03/27
 3/22/2017Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary
 3/21/2017Drafted by Committee
 2/8/2017(JUD)Vote to Draft
 1/17/2017Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

Co-sponsors of HB-5743

Rep. William Tong, 147th Dist.
Rep. Josh Elliott, 88th Dist.
Rep. Matthew Lesser, 100th Dist.
Rep. John K. Hampton, 16th Dist.
Rep. Diana S. Urban, 43rd Dist.
Rep. Devin R. Carney, 23rd Dist.
Rep. Patricia A. Dillon, 92nd Dist.
Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.
Sen. Bob Duff, 25th Dist.
Rep. Prasad Srinivasan, 31st Dist.
Rep. Emmett D. Riley, 46th Dist.
Rep. Steven J. Stafstrom, 129th Dist.
Rep. Christopher Davis, 57th Dist.
Rep. Tom Delnicki, 14th Dist.
Rep. Terry B. Adams, 146th Dist.
Rep. Gary Byron, 27th Dist.
Rep. Henry J. Genga, 10th Dist.
Rep. Rosa C. Rebimbas, 70th Dist.
Rep. Juan R. Candelaria, 95th Dist.
Rep. Bruce V. Morris, 140th Dist.
Rep. Bob Godfrey, 110th Dist.
Rep. Charlie L. Stallworth, 126th Dist.
Rep. Kevin Skulczyck, 45th Dist.
Sen. Tony Hwang, 28th Dist.
Sen. Toni Boucher, 26th Dist.
Rep. Brandon L. McGee, 5th Dist.
Rep. Arthur J. O'Neill, 69th Dist.
Rep. Patricia Billie Miller, 145th Dist.
Rep. Chris Soto, 39th Dist.
Rep. Christine Conley, 40th Dist.
Sen. Paul R. Doyle, 9th Dist.
Sen. Eric C. Berthel, 32nd Dist.
Sen. George S. Logan, 17th Dist.
Rep. Hilda E. Santiago, 84th Dist.
Rep. Joseph C. Serra, 33rd Dist.
Sen. L. Scott Frantz, 36th Dist.

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