Legislative Updates

Key part of law to help child sex abuse survivors to expire

The Hidden Predator Act in Georgia, which allows a 2-year window during which victims older than 23 could sue their alleged abusers, ends today. Tomorrow, the state returns to being [...]

Joke about bills passed by NY State Senate is not a joke

PolitiFact investigates allusions on Full Frontal with Samantha Bee to three outlandish bills that were passed instead of the Child Victim’s Act this session. The result may leave you shocked, impressed, and/or disappointed [...]

Thanks Sen. Tedisco for Support of Victims

Even though the Child Victim’s Act did not pass this year, it has gotten further than ever before thanks to a few key senators’ support — like Senator Jim Tedisco. Thank [...]

Cuomo: If lawmakers aren’t chased to Albany by constituents, I’ll call them back (updated)

Yesterday’s session ended yesterday without a resolution regarding mayoral control of New York City schools — one of the issues that took precedence above the Child Victim’s Act. There may [...]

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