H.Res.255 - Condemning bigotry and violence against Sikh Americans in the wake of terrorist attacks against the United States on September 11, 2001.107th Congress (2001-2002)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Honda, Michael M. [D-CA-15] (Introduced 10/04/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||11/27/2001 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.255 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Declares that, in the quest to identify, locate, and bring to justice the perpetrators and sponsors of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States, the civil rights and liberties of all Americans, including Sikh-Americans, should be protected.
Introduced in House (10/04/2001)
Condemns bigotry and acts of violence or discrimination against any Americans, including Sikh-Americans.
Calls upon local and Federal law enforcement authorities to: (1) work to prevent hate crimes against all Americans; and (2) prosecute to the fullest extent of the law all those who commit hate crimes.