State Laws and Legislation

Vermont Hate Crimes Law

Gender identity protected? Yes
Vermont law recognizes hate crimes based on gender identity. 13 V.S.A. § 1455 (2001).

Sexual orientation protected? Yes
Vermont law recognizes hate crimes based on sexual orientation. 13 V.S.A. § 1455 (2001).

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Updated: Tue, March 13, 2007 - 11:00:00