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Introduced House Bill (H)

Authored by

DIGEST

Responses to sexual assault. Requires, before January 1, 2018, the attorney general to develop comprehensive guidelines for the establishment of a law enforcement agency policy governing the response to and investigation of incidents of sexual assault or abuse. Requires every law enforcement agency to adopt a policy governing the response to and investigation of sexual assault and sexual abuse incidents, based on the attorney general's guidelines, before July 1, 2018. Specifies: (1) minimum requirements for the guidelines and policy concerning incidents of sexual assault or abuse; (2) the contents of an incident report; and (3) procedures and policies concerning the Responses to sexual assault. Requires, before January 1, 2018, the attorney general to develop comprehensive guidelines for the establishment of a law enforcement agency policy governing the response to and investigation of incidents of sexual assault or abuse. Requires every law enforcement agency to adopt a policy governing the response to and investigation of sexual assault and sexual abuse incidents, based on the attorney general's guidelines, before July 1, 2018. Specifies: (1) minimum requirements for the guidelines and policy concerning incidents of sexual assault or abuse; (2) the contents of an incident report; and (3) procedures and policies concerning the collection, storage, and testing of sexual assault evidence. ... View more