Expanding Hate Crime laws | Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

Expanding Hate Crime laws

House Bill Number: 

HB 236 would expand Kentucky's hate crime statutes to include religion, mental and  physical disability, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation. It would also require local police departments to do better tracking and reporting of such crimes, establish anti-hate crime units, and engage in community education about hate crimes.

Bill Sponsor(s): 
Reps Kulkarni, Scott, and Flood

This bill has not been assigned to committee.

KFTC's Position: 
KFTC Supports