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2015 Regular Session



Education - Institutions of Higher Learning - Affirmative Consent Standard

Sponsored by:

Delegate Morales


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Requiring, by September 1, 2016, that a policy on sexual assault adopted by the governing board of each institution of higher education include a specified affirmative consent standard; requiring a specified written policy on sexual assault to include a specified standard and specified statements; requiring a specified sexual assault policy to provide that specified circumstances negate a valid excuse to an alleged lack of affirmative consent; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Morales
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Alcoholic Beverages -see also- AB-By Subd; Subst Abuse; etc.
Community Colleges
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Health -see also- Mental Health
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Mental Health
Rules and Regulations
Sexual Offenses
State Universities and Colleges
Substance Abuse
Statutes:Article - Education
(11-601, 11-602)

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October 24, 2017 4:44 P.M.