ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — A cyberbullying bill inspired by a Howard County teen moves to the Senate.
According to WJZ’s media partner, the Baltimore Sun, the measure passed in the House Saturday.READ MORE: Man Shot And Killed Outside Towson Shopping Center Was A Morgan State University Student, Police Say
The bill is named “Grace’s Law” after Grace McComas, who committed suicide last year.READ MORE: Ruppersberger Drops Facebook Over Company's Handling Of Misinformation & Hate Speech
She was the victim of harassment on social media.
The bill would outlaw sites like Facebook and Twitter in cyberbullying.MORE NEWS: Police Ask For Public's Help Finding Missing Baltimore County Teen
The penalty for violation would be a fine or jail time.