View Bill 19-20-03

Senate Bill 19-20-03

Bill ID: 19-20-03
Name: Review of the Interim University of Maryland Sexual Misconduct Policy
Proposed: 08/01/2019
Sponsor: President's Office
Proposal: Senate Bill 396 - Higher Education - Legal Representation Fund for Title IX Proceedings provides state funding to the Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) to establish and administer a fund that provides support for reasonable costs and attorney’s fees for students for Title IX proceedings. As a result of the new law, the University System of Maryland (USM) revised its Policy on Sexual Misconduct (VI-1.60) and asked all USM institutions to align their policies accordingly. President Loh approved interim changes to the University of Maryland Sexual Misconduct Policy & Procedures on June 24, 2019, pending University Senate review.
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Policy: https://president.umd.edu/administration/policies/section-vi-general-administration/vi-160a-0
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Status

Status: Under Review
Under Review By: Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee
Received: 08/28/2019
Decision Due By: 11/12/2019
Next Step: SEC Review
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History

Reviewed By: Senate Executive Committee (SEC)
Received: 08/21/2019
Decision Date: 08/28/2019
Decision: The SEC voted to charge the EDI Committee with review of the interim policy.
Next Step: EDI Committee Review
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