ANNUAL MEETING 2019 - HOUSE OF DELEGATES RESOLUTION

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POSTPONED INDEFINITELY

 

Urges legislatures and courts to define consent in sexual assault cases as the assent of a person who is competent to give consent to engage in a specific act of sexual penetration, oral sex, or sexual contact, to provide that consent is expressed by words or action in the context of all the circumstances, and to reject any requirement that sexual assault victims have a legal burden of verbal or physical resistance.

Proposed Resolution and Report

Final Resolution