BERNS-HASSERT-ZICKUS-MYERS,RICHARD-LINDNER AND OSTERMAN.
VIOLENCE VS WOMEN-TASK FORCE
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Sexual and Domestic Violence Victims Task Force Act.
Requires the Governor to appoint a Sexual and Domestic Violence
Victims Task Force. Requires the task force to promote partnerships
between law enforcement agencies, prosecutors, the courts, and
advocates for victims of domestic violence and sexual violence, for
the purposes of (i) increasing outreach efforts to victims of domestic
violence and sexual violence and (ii) coordinating the use of federal
funding to combat violence against women. Requires the task force to
recommend outreach efforts to encourage victims of domestic violence
and sexual violence to report such acts of violence to law enforcement
agencies and to health care providers and agencies.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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