Summary: H.R.3980 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (10/05/2017)

Hate Crimes Commission Act of 2017

This bill establishes the United States Commission on Hate Crimes to investigate and report on:

  • whether hate crimes have increased;
  • factors that contributed to an increase in hate crimes, if one is determined to exist;
  • policies or actions by law enforcement agencies to reduce hate crimes; and
  • the impact of underreporting on hate crimes statistics and prevention.