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Policy STUA-UPD-001

 
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Responsible University Administrator: Vice President for Student Affairs
Responsible Officer: Chief of Operations for University Police
Origination Date: N/A
Current Revision Date: 07/18/19
Next Review Date: 07/18/23
End of Policy Date: N/A
Policy Number: STUA-UPD-001
Status: Effective

 

CAMPUS SEX CRIMES PREVENTION ACT

Policy Statement

The CSCPA provides requirements relating to registration and community notification for sex offenders who are enrolled in or work at institutions of higher education.

Reason for Policy/Purpose

This policy is required for the effective communication of university policy regarding the campus sex crimes prevention act.

Who Needs to Know This Policy

All members of The University of Southern Mississippi community.

Website Address for this Policy

www.usm.edu/institutional-policies/policy-stua-upd-001

Definitions

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Policy/Procedures

Effective October 2003, the law required institutions of higher education to issue a statement advising the campus community where law enforcement agency information provided by a state concerning registered sex offenders may be obtained. This information can be obtained by accessing the Mississippi Sex Offender Registry available at http://state.sor.dps.ms.gov/.

Review

The Chief of Operations for University Police is responsible for the review of this policy every four years (or whenever circumstances require immediate review).

Forms/Instructions

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Appendices

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Related Information

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History

Amendments: Month, Day, Year – summary of changes

 

11/01/11: Formatted for Institutional Policies website.

03/04/13: Formatted for template. Minor editing throughout.

07/18/19:  Reviewed policy and confirmed no changes needed. 

 

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