SB17-128 - Higher Education Behavior Policies

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning policies relating to violations of codes of behavior at institutions of higher education.

The bill requires all higher education institutions that receive money from the college opportunity fund (institutions) to adopt policies on sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, and hate crimes involving a student, faculty, or staff member consistent with the provisions of the bill. The bill requires the policy to be published in handbooks and on the institution's website. Institutions are required to review and, if necessary, update the policies every 2 years.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)


Latest update: February 15, 2017
02/15/2017 - Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
01/27/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs