Status Summary

04/14/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor (Updated 4/23/21)

Legislative Session

2021

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M.

This bill will create federal grants for state and local educational agencies, in addition to nonprofit organizations, to implement hate crime prevention and prejudice reduction education for middle and secondary school students. Federal funding will be prioritized for areas experiencing a disproportionate rise in hate crimes.