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Sexual Harassment Policy For Indiana Senate Should Be Finalized By Friday
Updated January 10, 2019 6:54 AM
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(INDIANAPOLIS) - A sexual harassment policy for state senators should be finalized by the end of the week.

The two-page policy declares the Senate won't tolerate members making unwanted advances or trying to trade sexual favors for votes, nor will it allow retaliation for filing a complaint in good faith.

It also bans any sexual contact with interns, even if it's consensual.

A final Senate vote is expected Thursday and would create the first-ever sexual harassment rules for Indiana legislators.

The House is expected to approve a similar policy this week.



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