A bill to provide incentives for hate crime reporting, grants for State-run hate crime hotlines, a Federal private right of action for victims of hate crimes, and additional penalties for individuals convicted under the Matthew Shephard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Connecticut. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 15, 2017
Length: 16 pages
Mar 15, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 15, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 15, 2017
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S. 662 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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