Violence Against Women Act
L.A. Supes to Consider a One-Stop Shop to Combat Family Violence
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is considering creating a “family justice center” to assist children in the county who have been involved with the foster care and juvenile justice systems as well others affected by domestic, sexual and interpersonal violence.
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Violence Against Women Act Passes On Thursday, February 28, the House of Representatives approved S. 47, a bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)The bill will now go to the President’s desk for signature.
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Senate Readies Passage of VAWA Reauthorization The Senate was nearing a final vote on S. 47, the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). The legislation, sponsored by the Chair of the Judiciary Committee, Sen.
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Immigration Reform Will Include Child Welfare Component On Tuesday, January 29, the President released his set of principles and goals for immigration reform. It followed the announcement by eight U.S. senators that they had reached agreement on a set of principles for reform.