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TENNESSEE GENERAL ASSEMBLY SEXUAL 2018 SEXUAL VIOLENCE BILLS
TN HB2573 / SB2450 Track Bill
As introduced, declares arbitration agreement provisions that have purpose or effect of concealing details relating to claim of sexual harassment or sexual assault as void and unenforceable and contrary to public policy of this state. - Amends TCA Title 10, Chapter 7, Part 5 and Title 29, Chapter 5.
TN HB 1984 / SB2130 Track Bill
Sexual Harassment - As introduced, allows a person providing services pursuant to a contract to bring a sexual harassment action against the entity for which the person is under contract in certain situations. - Amends TCA Title 4 and Title 50
US CONGRESS SEXUAL VIOLENCE BILLS
S.Res. 323: STOP Sexual Harassment Resolution - 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A resolution requiring sexual harassment training for Members, officers, employees, interns, and fellows of the Senate and a periodic survey of the Senate.
H.R.767: Stop, Observe, Ask, and Respond to Health and Wellness Act - 115th Congress (2017-2018) TRACK BILL
This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish a program, to be known as the Stop, Observe, Ask, and Respond to Health and Wellness Training Program or the SOAR to Health and Wellness Training Program, to train health care providers and other related providers to:
identify potential human trafficking victims, work with law enforcement to report and facilitate communication with such victims, refer victims to social or victims service agencies or organizations, provide such victims with coordinated care tailored to their circumstances, and consider integrating this training with existing training programs.