S252 GENERAL BILL by Wilson (Identical H 0849)
Noose/Public Display [SPSC]; Prohibits a person from placing a noose in
a public place, on the property of another without first obtaining the
written permission of the owner or occupier of the property, or in an
exhibit of any kind with the intention of intimidating another person.
Provides circumstances under which the provisions of the act apply.
Provides that a person who violates the act commits a misdemeanor of the
first degree. Provides criminal penalties. EFFECTIVE DATE: 07/01/2010.
10/05/09 SENATE Filed
12/09/09 SENATE Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary
03/02/10 SENATE Introduced, referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary -SJ 00027
03/04/10 SENATE On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 03/09/10, 3:30 pm,
03/09/10 SENATE Favorable by Criminal Justice; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 00189
03/10/10 SENATE Now in Judiciary -SJ 00189
04/30/10 SENATE Died in Committee on Judiciary
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