Higher education; reporting of sexual assault, penalty. (HB1786)

Introduced By

Del. Jimmie Massie (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Higher education; reporting of sexual assault; penalty. Requires any administrator or professor employed by a public institution of higher education, except the institution's Title IX coordinator, who through the course of his employment obtains information alleging that a criminal sexual assault has occurred to report within 24 hours such information to law enforcement. The bill provides that a person in violation of the reporting requirement is guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101920D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/2015Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/28/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1786)
01/29/2015Referred from Courts of Justice
01/29/2015Referred to Committee on Education
01/29/2015Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
02/03/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Education