USA Track & Field (USATF) was the first organization to approach LDICP with a research project. In support of the USATF’s mission to keep the children who participate in their programs safe, LDICP has assembled a comprehensive report and model legislation on Combating Sexual Abuse of Participants in Youth Sports.
The research reports and accompanying documents are posted below.
Part I: Best Practices for Combating Sexual Abuse of Participants in Youth Sports
Part II: Legislative Proposals for Combating Sexual Abuse of Participants in Youth Sports
Part III: Presentation to USATF
Part IV: LDICP Legislative Surveys of the United States and Its Territories
Circle of Trust Perpetrators of Child Sexual Abuse: Maximum Penalties by State
Employee and Volunteer Background Checks for Those Working with Children: Laws by State
Mandatory Reporting of Child Abuse: Laws by State
Complete Report Package (all parts): LDICP Research Package (131 pages)