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H.Res. 569 (114th): Condemning violence, bigotry, and hateful rhetoric towards Muslims in the United States.


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The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress, and was published on Dec 17, 2015.


Expresses condolences for the victims of anti-Muslim hate crimes.

Declares that the House of Representatives:

confirms its dedication to the rights and dignity of all citizens; denounces the increase of hate speech and hate crimes targeted against mosques, Muslims, or those perceived to be Muslim; and recognizes the positive contributions made by the U.S. Muslim community to U.S. society. Declares that the civil rights and liberties of all U.S. citizens, including Muslims in the United States, should be protected.

Urges law enforcement authorities to work to prevent hate crimes and to prosecute the perpetrators of such crimes.

Reaffirms the inalienable rights of every citizen to live without fear and intimidation and to practice freedom of faith.