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SB 1339: Sexual Misconduct in Schools (2008)


SB 1339 (2008) amends the state’s Tort Claims Act by creating an exception to allow the victim of childhood sexual abuse by a public school employee, to file a civil claim against the school district.

For more information, you can read the SB 1339 "Fact Sheet" prepared by a member of Senator Simitian's staff.

Final Status and Text

SB 1339 is no longer active. Its final status was:
Did not pass the Legislature

You can read its final text on the Legislature's Bill Information site.

News & Press Releases about SB 1339

04/01/2008 - To protect the children

03/24/2008 - Sex-abuse victims deserve equal rights to recourse