Rep. Calvert reintroduces legislation protecting disabled Americans from sexual assault

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WASHINGTON – Rep. Ken Calvert, CA-42, announced Tuesday, Jan. 26, he has reintroduced the Certainty, Assistance and Relief for Everyone Act, House Resolution 452. The legislation reauthorizes grant programs for eligible entities to provide training, consultation and information on domestic violence, dating violence, stalking and sexual assault against individuals with disabilities. “We must always make it a priority to project vulnerable populations, including disabled Americans,” Calvert said. “I have introduced the CARE Act to provide resources addressing domestic violence, dating violence, stalking and sexual assault against individuals with disabilities. Congress should act now to provide safeguards for some of the most vulnerable Americans.” Authority for these grants,
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