H.R.35 - Emmett Till Antilynching Act116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] (Introduced 01/03/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 116-267|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/27/2020 Received in the Senate. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: H.R.35 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House (02/26/2020)
Emmett Till Antilynching Act
This bill establishes a new criminal civil rights violation for lynching.
Specifically, a person who conspires to commit certain civil rights offenses (e.g., a hate crime act) is subject to criminal penalties.