View Bill 20-21-03

Senate Bill 20-21-03

Bill ID: 20-21-03
Name: Interim University of Maryland Policy and Procedures on Sexual Harassment and Other Sexual Misconduct
Proposed: 08/13/2020
Sponsor: President's Office
Proposal: The Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights (OCR) developed new Title IX regulations that were required to be instituted by all universities by August 14, 2020. The University System of Maryland (USM) revised the University System of Maryland Policy on Sexual Harassment in July 2020. All system institutions were tasked with revising their policies to align with the USM policy and the new Title IX regulations by August 14, 2020. The Title IX Director formed a small working group to revise the University's policy. President Pines amended and approved the revised policy on an interim basis on August 14, 2020 pending Senate review.
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Policy: https://policies.umd.edu/assets/section-vi/VI-160A.pdf

Status

Status: Under Review
Under Review By: Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee
Received: 08/19/2020
Decision Due By: 03/30/2021
Actions: The EDI Committee will begin its review of the policy portion of the interim University of Maryland Policy and Procedures on Sexual Harassment and Other Sexual Misconduct in fall 2020.
Next Step: SEC Review
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History

Reviewed By: Senate Executive Committee (SEC)
Received: 08/13/2020
Decision Date: 08/19/2020
Decision: The SEC voted to charge the EDI Committee with review of the policy portion of the interim policy and procedures.
Next Step: EDI Committee Review
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