ABSTRACT

Public Law 117-13: COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act   [open pdf - 221KB]

From the Document: "An Act to facilitate the expedited review of COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] hate crimes, and for other purposes. [...] The Attorney General shall issue guidance for State, local, and Tribal law enforcement agencies, pursuant to this Act and other applicable law, on how to-- (1) establish online reporting of hate crimes or incidents, and to have online reporting that is equally effective for people with disabilities as for people without disabilities available in multiple languages as determined by the Attorney General; (2) collect data disaggregated by the protected characteristics described in section 249 of title 18, United States Code; and (3) expand public education campaigns aimed at raising awareness of hate crimes and reaching victims, that are equally effective for people with disabilities as for people without disabilities."

Report Number:
Public Law 117-13; P.L. 117-13
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Date:
2021-05-20
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Copyright:
Public Domain
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U.S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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pdf
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