To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 and the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act to combat campus sexual assault, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 12th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 5, 2017
Length: 54 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on April 5, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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31 Cosponsors (27 Democrats, 4 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“RELEASE: Reps. Maloney and Khanna Join with Students and Advocates to Combat Campus Sexual Assault”
— Rep. Ro Khanna [D-CA17] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 27, 2017
“rep. Costello statement on u.s. department of educations rescission of title ix guidance relating to sexual assault protections for students”
— Rep. Ryan Costello [R-PA6, 2015-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 22, 2017
Jul 31, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5354 (113th).
Mar 4, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1310 (114th).
Apr 5, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 4, 2022
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 9136 (117th).
H.R. 1949 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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