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VAWA 2013 Requirements for Medical Forensic Exams: No Out-of-Pocket Costs and Public Notification

Training Bulletins | February 1, 2016
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This training bulletin briefly reviews the forensic compliance provisions of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), with specific emphasis on issues raised in the 2013 reauthorization (VAWA 2013). States and territories were required to certify compliance with VAWA 2013 by March 2016.

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When to Conduct an Exam or Interview

Training Bulletins | June 1, 2013
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This training bulletin was written to respond to the question of whether victims should be allowed to sleep before conducting a medical forensic examination or detailed law enforcement interview. Several concrete suggestions are offered to help meet the needs of victims when they are intoxicated and/or want to sleep.

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