Hate Crime Statistics Act of 1988
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Hate Crime Statistics Act of 1988 hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, second session on S. 702 ... S. 797 ... S. 2000 ... June 21, 1988. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on the Constitution.

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SeriesS. hrg. ;, 100-1069
LC ClassificationsKF26 .J8359 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 287 p. ;
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1813771M
LC Control Number89603431

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S. (th). A bill to provide for the collection of data about crimes motivated by racial, religious, or ethnic hatred. In , a database of bills in the U.S. Congress. Hate Crime Statistics Act of hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, second session on S. S. S. J Passed House amended (05/18/) (Measure passed House, amended, roll call # ()) Hate Crime Statistics Act - Directs the Attorney General to include within the Uniform Crime Reports for calendar years through the incidence of criminal acts that manifest prejudice based on race, religion, homosexuality or heterosexuality, or ethnicity. Passed the House on J () Passed the Senate on February 8, ( Roll call v via , in lieu of S. ) with amendment. House agreed to Senate amendment on April 4, ( Roll call vote , via ) Signed into law by President George H.W. Bush on Ap The Hate Crime Statistics Act, 28 U.S.C. § (HCSA), passed in and .

24,, articles and books. Periodicals Literature. Keyword Title Author Topic. The Free Library > Law/Government/Politics > Law > Uniform Crime Reports: Hate Crime Statistics > January 1, Appendix A--Hate Crime Statistics Act. Link/Page Citation HATE CRIME STATISTICS ACT (AS AMENDED, 28 USC [section] ). The Hate Crime Statistics Act[i] requires the Attorney General to collect data on crimes committed because of the victim’s race, religion, disability, sexual orientation, or ethnicity. In Congress expanded the scope to include crimes based on disability, and in Congress permanently reauthorized the Act. FBI Releases Hate Crime Statistics. The FBI's Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program serves as the national repository for crime data voluntarily collected and submitted by law enforcement. Its primary objective is to generate reliable information for use in law enforcement administration, operation, and management. For a crime to be classified as a hate crime in the NCVS, the victim must report at least one of three types of evidence that the act was motivated by hate: (1) the offender used hate language, (2) the offender left behind hate symbols, or (3) police investigators confirmed that the incident was hate crime.

Figures from he Bureau of Justice Statistics in the United States points to race as the major factor for hate crimes, followed by religion, sexual orientation and ethnicity. Hate crime refers not only to violent conduct, but also to other forms of illegal conduct and victimization, such as destruction of property and harassment, to the use of. Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act. President Barack Obama greets Louvon Harris, left, Betty Byrd Boatner, right, both sisters of James Byrd Jr., and Judy Shepard at a reception commemorating the enactment of the legislation. The Matthew Shepard and James Byrd Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act, also known as the Matthew Shepard Act, is an American Act of . Pub. L. –, Aug. 22, , Stat. , known as the Parimutuel Licensing Simplification Act of , consisting of sections 1 to 3, was editorially reclassified to Ti Crime Control and Law Enforcement. Section 1 was editorially reclassified as a Short Title of Act . The United States Code is meant to be an organized, logical compilation of the laws passed by Congress. At its top level, it divides the world of legislation into fifty topically-organized Titles, and each Title is further subdivided into any number of logical subtopics.