, apply to victims regardless of their age, gender, economic status, race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, education, or immigration status. S.” stands for CT General Statutes, which are the laws of the State of Connecticut.
Some of the laws (also known as “statutes”) created by the CT General Assembly to help keep victims safe are described below with links to the full statutes. In Connecticut, it is illegal for someone to physically assault, stalk or threaten you even if that person is a member of your family or household, or is someone you have dated. § 54-240a – Address Confidentiality Program purpose You must apply for the program through one of the state’s 18 domestic violence agencies or one of the state’s sexual assault programs.
President Obama signed the bill into law on March 7, 2013. However, not all victims had been protected or reached through earlier iterations of the bill.
VAWA 2013 reauthorized and improved upon lifesaving services for all victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence and stalking - including Native women, immigrants, LGBT victims, college students and youth, and public housing residents.
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