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    Clery Act Statutes & Regulations

    Campus Safety: Best Practices for Clery Act Written Notifications
    This resource from the Office on Violence Against Women at the U.S. Department of Justice offers ideas for preparing Clery-compliant notifications to complainants.

    The Law – 20 U.S.C. § 1092(f)
    Paragraph (f) of this statute constitutes the Clery Act as amended by Campus SaVE/VAWA.

    Clery Act Regulation – 34 C.F.R. 668.46
    These regulations were finalized in October 2014 and took effect July 1, 2015.

    Clery Act Appendix for FSA Handbook
    This 13-page appendix replaces the 2016 Handbook for Campus Safety and Security Reporting, which has been rescinded. The Office of Postsecondary Education summarized major changes in its October 9, 2020, announcement of the new Appendix.

    Handbook for Campus Safety and Security Reporting (Rescinded)
    This handbook, released in June 2016 by the U.S. Department of Education and rescinded on October 9, 2020, offered specific examples and guidance on how to comply with the Clery Act. It has been replaced by the Clery Act Appendix to the FSA Handbook.