SB17

Domestic violence; providing certain protocol process. Effective date.Domestic violence; providing certain protocol process. Effective date.

Authored by Senator Floyd
House Authored by Representative Bush

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What is it?

SB 17 specifies that an officer conducting a lethality assessment on a potential domestic abuse victim must implement the protocol referral process to a domestic violence advocate from a certified or tribal program in a manner outlined in the measure. Regardless of the results of the lethality assessment, referral information for shelters, domestic violence programs and other social services must be provided to the victim.

(Summary prepared by the Legislature)