WATCH LIVE: Kemp signs hate crimes bill into law

WATCH LIVE: Kemp signs hate crimes bill into law

ATLANTA (WALB) - Gov. Brian Kemp will sign a hate crime bill into law Friday afternoon.

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Posted by Governor Brian Kemp on Friday, June 26, 2020

The bill, also known as House Bill 426, passed the Senate by a 47-6 vote and the House by a 127-38 vote.

The bill sharpens penalties and sentences when someone is convicted of a hate crime.

Read the full bill below:

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