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2021 House Bill 4007: Authorize 5-20 years for messing with or harming police during a riot
Introduced by Rep. Gary Eisen (R) on January 26, 2021
To authorize five years in prison and a $5,000 fine for “knowingly causing physical contact” with a first responder during a riot or civil disturbance “that a reasonable person would regard as extremely offensive or provocative, including spitting, throwing, or otherwise transferring bodily fluids, bodily pathogens, or human waste onto a first responder;” and up to 20 years and a $20,000 fine for attempting to strangle or causing bodily injury or the death of a first responder during a riot, or displaying a weapon.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on January 26, 2021