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April 19, 2019
"First, it amends the law to redefine the rape to include forced sexual intercourse and forced oral or anal sex. Second, the bill changes the penetration element that is currently needed to prove rape to a contact standard," said Assemblymember Aravella Simotas, author of legislation that would redefine the definition of rape to protect victims of sexual assault. (A.794-B)