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2018 Regular Session



Public Institutions of Higher Education – Discriminatory Harassment

Sponsored by:

Senator Ready


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Requiring a public institution of higher education upon gaining knowledge of an act of discriminatory harassment in the institution to take immediate action to eliminate the act of discriminatory harassment and address the effects of discriminatory harassment; providing that a public institution of higher education that is deliberately indifferent to a known act of discriminatory harassment is a certain violation; establishing a 1 year time limitation during which certain actions may be brought; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Ready, Bates, Hough, Salling, and Serafini
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Attorneys' Fees
Constitution, U.S.
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Ethnic Affairs
Federal Government
Gender -see also- Women
Harassment -see also- Threats
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Religion -see also- Churches
Rules and Regulations
Sexual Orientation
State Universities and Colleges
Statutes:Article - Education

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February 22, 2018 4:32 P.M.