Through legislative advocacy, The Alliance continuously aims to influence bills that will become state or federal law. These laws are imperative for our mission. Below are some of our policy successes.
Public and independent higher education institutions must adopt and disclose policies on sexual assault and intimate partner violence. Institutions must offer sexual assault and intimate partner violence primary prevention and awareness.See the Document
This bill makes numerous changes to the various laws that govern family violence, domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, and bullying, including those related to restraining, protective, and standing criminal protective orders.See the Document
Requires the Department of Children and Families, in collaboration with the Department of Education and Connecticut Sexual Assault Crisis Services, Inc. to identify or develop a state-wide sexual abuse and assault awareness and prevention program for use by local and regional boards of education.See the Document
Covers sexual assault and sexual acts that engage someone who is physically helpless or whose ability to consent is otherwise impaired. Includes mental disability, age, custody issues, etc.See the Document