Summary: H.R.6358 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (07/12/2018)

Gay and Trans Panic Defense Prohibition Act of 2018

This bill generally prohibits a federal criminal defendant from asserting, as a defense, that the nonviolent sexual advance of an individual or a perception or belief of the gender, gender identify or expression, or sexual orientation of an individual excuses or justifies conduct or mitigates the severity of an offense.