H.R.1048 - Hate Crime Statistics Act101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-1] (Introduced 02/22/1989)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary | Senate - Judiciary|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 101-109|
|Latest Action:||04/23/1990 Became Public Law No: 101-275. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There have been 3 roll call votes|
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Summary: H.R.1048 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate amended (02/08/1990)
Hate Crime Statistics Act - Directs the Attorney General to: (1) acquire data, for 1990 through 1994, about crimes that manifest evidence of prejudice based on race, religion, sexual orientation, or ethnicity, including murder, non-negligent manslaughter, rape, assault, arson, and vandalism; and (2) establish guidelines for the collection of such data, including the necessary evidence and criteria for a finding of manifest prejudice.
States that nothing in this Act creates a right for an individual to bring an action based on discrimination due to sexual orientation.
Prohibits the use of funds appropriated under this Act to promote or encourage homosexuality.