ABOUT HOUSE BILL 31 AND CAPITAL BUDGET FUNDING

Sponsor statement for HB 31: http://www.akleg.gov/basis/get_documents.asp?session=30&docid=54078

 

Link to HB 31: http://www.legis.state.ak.us/PDF/30/Bills/HB0031Z.PDF

 

Frequently Asked Questions about Rape Kit Reform: http://www.akleg.gov/basis/get_documents.asp?session=30&docid=54081

 

Link to Capital Budget funding for testing of rape kits (PAGE 19): http://www.legis.state.ak.us/PDF/30/Bills/SB0142Z.PDF

 

DNA Evidence Convicts Serial Rapist: http://www.akleg.gov/basis/get_documents.asp?session=30&docid=54080

 

RAPE KIT REFORM IN THE NEWS

Lawmakers Approve Legislation, funding to Test Backlog of Rape Kits (Juneau Empire, May 17, 2018): http://juneauempire.com/news/state/2018-05-17/lawmakers-approve-legislation-funding-test-backlog-rape-kits

 

RESOURCES

End the Backlog: http://www.endthebacklog.org/

 

Joyful Heart Foundation: http://www.joyfulheartfoundation.org/

 

STAR (Standing Together Against Rape) : http://www.staralaska.com/

 

Alaska Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault: https://dps.alaska.gov/CDVSA/Home

 

Alaska Network on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault: http://www.andvsa.org/