The Bundesrat’s draft bill to amend section 46 of the Criminal Code

Here you can find a summary (German) of a hearing of the Committee on Legal Affairs of the Bundestag on the subject of increasing penalties for hate crimes.

In its 2012 draft bill (German) concerning the toughening of criminal law to combat hate-motivated crime, the Bundesrat argues that the situation described above is particularly likely to disrupt social peace.

© Büro zur Umsetzung von Gleichbehandlung e.V. 2011