1.1.................... moves to amend S. F. No. 802, the third engrossment, as amended, as
1.3Page 39, after line 23, insert:

1.4    "Sec. 16. Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 609.505, is amended by adding a subdivision
1.5to read:
1.6    Subd. 3. False reporting of bias crime. (a) Whoever causes information to be
1.7communicated to a peace officer, knowing that the person is a peace officer, that a crime
1.8motivated by bias has been committed, knowing that the information is false, is guilty of a
1.9gross misdemeanor.
1.10(b) For purposes of this subdivision, "peace officer" has the meaning given in section
1.11626.84, subdivision 1, paragraph (c).
1.12(c) For purposes of this subdivision, "crime motivated by bias" means that the offender
1.13intentionally selected the victim or the property against which the offence was committed,
1.14in whole or in part, because of the victim's, the property owner's, or another's actual or
1.15perceived race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability as defined in section
1.16363A.03, age, or national origin. A crime motivated by bias includes, but is not limited to,
1.17violations of section 609.221; 609.222; 609.223; 609.2231, subdivision 4; 609.595,
1.18subdivision 1a; 609.748, subdivision 6, paragraph (d), clause (2); or 609.749, subdivision
1.193, paragraph (a), clause (1).
1.20EFFECTIVE DATE.This section is effective August 1, 2019, and applies to crimes
1.21committed on or after that date."
1.22Renumber the sections in sequence and correct the internal references
1.23Amend the title accordingly