S. 3050, the Hate Crimes Prevention Act, was introduced the very next day after the Orlando shooting by Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA). The bill would prevent anybody with a misdemeanor hate-crime conviction from owning a firearm. Current law prevents those convicted of a felony but not those convicted of such misdemeanors. Although misdemeanors are lesser crimes than felonies, some worry ... Continue reading »
Jun 13, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 13, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Pennsylvania
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Last Updated: Jun 13, 2016
Length: 7 pages
S. 3053 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Civic Impulse. (2017). S. 3053 — 114th Congress: Hate Crimes Prevention Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s3053
“S. 3053 — 114th Congress: Hate Crimes Prevention Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. July 27, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s3053>
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