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Safety Committee

The Safety Committee addresses issues relating to Sexual Harassment and Gender-based Violence.  The committee was very glad to support the following bills during the 2019 Legislative Session:

HB 1016 An act relating to hospital notification of availability of sexual assault evidence kit collection.
EHB 1056 Creating a task force to identify the role of the workplace in helping curb domestic violence.
HB 1149  An act relating to clarifying requirements to obtain a sexual assault protection order.
SHB 1166 An act relating to supporting sexual assault survivors.
HB 1533 Making information about domestic violence resources available in the workplace.
ESHB 1692 An act relating to protecting information concerning agency employees who have filed a claim of harassment or stalking.
2SHB 1713 Improving law enforcement response to missing and murdered Native American women. 
ESHB 1998

An act relating to creating a task force to provide more certainty and clarity for institutions of higher education and our communities regarding campus sexual violence policies and procedures.

ESSB 5258 An act relating to preventing the sexual harassment and sexual assault of certain isolated workers.