Sen. McCaskill leads roundtable on college sexual assault

Stefanie Botelho's picture
Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) held a roundtable Monday to discuss sexual assault on college campuses and what role the government can play in preventing it.

The discussion, formally hosted by the Senate Subcommittee on Financial and Contracting Oversight, focused on the Clery Act and the Campus Sexual Violence Elimination Act (SaVE).

The Clery and SaVE Acts both mandate that colleges collect and disclose campus-wide statistics on rape and other forms of sexual violence.

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