BP 3540 Sexual and Other Assaults on Campus - Board Policies, Chapter 3 General Institution

  • Reference: Education Code Section 67382, 67385; 20 US.C § 1092(f); 34 C.F.R. § 668.46(b)(11)
  • Board Approved: 04/13/05
  • Amended: 12/09/09

Any sexual assault or physical abuse, including, but not limited to, rape, as defined by California law, whether committed by an employee, student, or member of the public, that occurs on District property, is a violation of District policies and procedures, and is subject to all applicable punishment, including criminal procedures and employee or student discipline procedures. Students, faculty, and staff who may be victims of sexual and other assaults shall be treated with dignity and provided comprehensive assistance. The President/ Superintendent shall establish administrative procedures that ensure that students, faculty, and staff who are victims of sexual and other assaults receive appropriate information and treatment, and that educational information about preventing sexual violence is provided and publicized as required by law.

The procedures for sexual assaults shall meet the criteria contained in EC 67385, 67385.7 and 34 C.F.R.§ 668.46.

See Administrative Procedure #3540.