Amendment #300 to H4000

Condemnation and Definition of Anti-Semitism

Mr. Howitt of Seekonk moves to amend the bill by adding the following section:


“SECTION X. Section 1 of Chapter 151B, as appearing in the 2018 Official Edition, is hereby amended by adding the following new definition: “24. The term ‘Antisemitism’ shall have the same meaning that is endorsed by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance, which shall mean a certain perception of Jews, which may be expressed as hatred toward Jews. Rhetorical and physical manifestations of antisemitism are directed toward Jewish or non-Jewish individuals and/or their property, toward Jewish community institutions and religious facilities.”

Additional co-sponsor(s) added to Amendment #300 to H4000

Condemnation and Definition of Anti-Semitism


Edward R. Philips

Timothy R. Whelan

Sheila C. Harrington

Shawn Dooley

Tackey Chan

Steven G. Xiarhos

Bradford Hill

Todd M. Smola

David K. Muradian, Jr.

Joseph D. McKenna

F. Jay Barrows

Donald H. Wong

James K. Hawkins

Carole A. Fiola

Susannah M. Whipps

Mathew J. Muratore

Carmine Lawrence Gentile

Alan Silvia

Elizabeth A. Malia

Bradley H. Jones, Jr.

Michael P. Kushmerek

Michael J. Soter

Angelo L. D'Emilia

David F. DeCoste

Patricia A. Haddad

Michael J. Finn