Sexual Assault Survivors Bill of Rights

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

(Sacramento) – Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) and Assemblymembers Evan Low (D-Silicon Valley) and David Chiu (D-San Francisco) were joined at a State Capitol news conference by sexual assault survivors and allies to urge support for the Rape Kit Backlog Contribution Fund, the Sexual Assault Survivor Bill of Rights and the Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act, three bills pending in the California State Legislature to help survivors receive the justice they deserve. Assemblywoman Gonzalez Fletcher authored Assembly Bill 1312, the Sexual Assault Survivor Bill of Rights, to expand the protections and services provided to victims of sexual assault. Learn more in this Assembly Access video.