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Education - Institutions of Higher Learning - Affirmative Consent Standard

Sponsored by:

Delegate Morales


In the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)

Synopsis:Requiring, by September 1, 2017, that a policy on sexual assault adopted by the governing body 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:Delegates Morales, Hettleman, Lierman, and A. Miller
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0839 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
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
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Health -see also- Mental Health
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Mental Health
Rules and Regulations
Sexual Offenses
Sexual Orientation
State Universities and Colleges
Statutes:Article - Education
(11-601, 11-602)

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October 24, 2017 5:04 P.M.