This regulation for students is intended to implement the requirements of these Acts and the implementing regulations promulgated by the United States Department of Education, 34 C. Sexual harassment, which includes acts of sexual misconduct, domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault and/or stalking, is a form of sex discrimination prohibited by Title IX. Sexual Assault, as defined by the National Incident-Based Reporting System Edition of the Uniform Crime Reporting System of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, includes: -The attempt or act of rape (sexual intercourse without consent or with a child under the age of thirteen, by a stranger, an acquaintance, or an intimate). “Emotional Distress” means significant mental suffering or distress. “Cause a Reasonable Person to Fear” – Cause fear which a reasonable victim, similarly situated, would have under the circumstances. “Incest” means non-forcible sexual intercourse between persons who are related to each other within the degrees where marriage is prohibited by law. “Statutory rape” means non-forcible sexual intercourse with a person who is under the statutory age of consent. “Consent” -Consent must be clear, verbal, sober, and affirmative.All applicable legislation including but not limited to the Clery Act, as amended by the VAWA; the Campus Sa VE Act; Title IX of the Higher Education Act; the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act of 1991, N. -Forced sodomy (forced oral or anal sex) against that person’s will or not forcibly or against the person’s will where the victim is incapable of giving consent because of his/her temporary or permanent mental or physical incapacity (or because of his/her youth). -Consent must be obtained for each and every sexual activity to constitute effective consent.The term “dating” violence typically refers to “younger” people who are not married.It is important to note that NJ law does not strictly define “dating relationship”, meaning that there is no set time limit for how long a couple must have been dating in order for the victim to seek relief under the law.These actions may constitute violations of criminal and civil law, Title IX violations, and/or violations of college policy.Additionally, we provide support to victims and will guide them through a step-by-step process of exploring available options.SGSC is committed to fostering a safe and secure campus community.
It strongly condemns sexual offenses, will not tolerate sexual offenders, and supports those who have been victimized.The objective of this regulation is to ensure compliance with Board Policy 2.1001 – Preventing and Responding to Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking, the Campus Sa VE Act and the VAWA. The Sa VE Act seeks to address the violence women face on college campuses and updates the Jeanne Clery Act (Clery Act). New students and employees will receive information about sexual misconduct during orientation and during their first full semester at the College. “Sexual Assault” means any nonconsensual sexual act proscribed by Federal, tribal, or State law, including when the victim lacks capacity to consent.Brookdale Community College commits to full compliance with the VAWA and the obligations imposed on all postsecondary institutions under its Sa VE Act. Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX) prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in education programs or activities operated by recipients of Federal financial assistance. This regulation is intended to implement requirements of the Acts noted above, and regulations promulgated by the United States Department of Education, 34 C. This includes an offense that meets the definition of rape, fondling, incest or statutory rape as used in the Federal Bureau of Investigation Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program.In the first two instances, a hearing will be scheduled (within seven (7) to fifteen (15) calendar days of your Petition filing date) that you will be required to attend.The Respondent will be served (hand delivered) notice of the hearing and certified copies of both the Judge's order and your Petition.the Judge at the hearing will determine whether or not to grant you a Final Judgment based on testimony from you, the Respondent and any eye-witnesses. after an Injunction has been entered, you should first contact your local law enforcement agency and file a police report.