On September 16, 2021, new California legislation (AB506) was passed – effective January 1, 2022, concerning child sexual abuse prevention. The law creates new requirements for ‘Youth Service Organizations’ related to Training, Background Checks, and Policies. As written in the bill, 'Youth Service Organization' arguably includes all child-serving Organizations in California – including schools, camps, youth sports, etc.
More information about the new law (including video analysis) and resources to comply (Training and policies) can be found here: https://abusepreventionsystems.com/California/
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