Child Sex Abuse advocates and survivors are preparing for the upcoming WALK FOR A WINDOW on Sunday, June 5th. 'WALK FOR A WINDOW' is a tri-state unity walk in support of child sex abuse survivors' access to justice. Specifically, the walk is in support of SOL revival/window legislation in NY, NJ and PA.
New York Pending Child Sex Abuse Legislation
NY Assembly Bill 2872A A. 2872A (civil elimination and 1-year civil window)
Senate Bill 63A S. 63A (civil elimination and 1-year civil window)
Assembly Bill 8567 A. 8567 (criminal elimination)
Senate Bill 6436 S. 6436 (criminal elimination)
Assembly Bill 09877 A. 09877 (criminal and civil elimination, plus 1-year civil window)
Pennsylvania Pending Child Sex Abuse Legislation
PA House Bill 1947 H.B. 1947 (retroactive/revival civil extension to age 50, and criminal elimination)
Additional Information on the pending legislation available at: http://SOL-Reform.com
The event is described on Facebook as follows:
It is time for politicians to make our Children their number 1 Priority. Join Assemblywoman Margaret Markey and Senator Brad Hoylman in taking a stance to end NY Statute of Limitations for Sexual Abuse claims.
Victims, Survivors, Advocates, Parents, Grandparents, Children and Activists Unite. We will start gathering at 12pm on the cadman plaza park (north lawn),we will be giving t-shirts. Please bring posters and signs. Then we will march over Brooklyn bridge and end at City Hall park.