HB 1776 Hate crimes; adds gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability, penalty.
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Summary as introduced:
Hate crimes; gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability; penalty. Adds gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, and disability to the categories of victims whose intentional selection for a hate crime involving assault, assault and battery, or trespass for the purpose of damaging another's property results in a higher criminal penalty for the offense. The bill also adds these categories of victims to the categories of hate crimes that are to be reported to the central repository of information regarding hate crimes maintained by the Virginia State Police.

Full text:
01/09/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102505D  pdf | impact statements

Status:
01/09/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102505D
01/09/17  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/17  House: Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/30/17  House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table by voice vote
02/07/17  House: Left in Courts of Justice