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Subject: Final Rule; Violence Against Women Act

Publication Date: October 20, 2014

Posted Date: October 20, 2014

Subject: Final Rule; Violence Against Women Act

FR Type: Final

Effective Date: July 1, 2015

[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 202 (Monday, October 20, 2014)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Pages 62751-62790]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office []
[FR Doc No: 2014-24284]

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Vol. 79


No. 202

October 20, 2014

Part III

Department of Education


34 CFR Part 668

Violence Against Women Act; Final Rule

Federal Register / Vol. 79 , No. 202 / Monday, October 20, 2014 / 
Rules and Regulations

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34 CFR Part 668

[Docket ID ED-2013-OPE-0124]
RIN 1840-AD16

Violence Against Women Act

AGENCY: Office of Postsecondary Education, Department of Education.

ACTION: Final regulations.


SUMMARY: The Secretary amends the Student Assistance General Provisions 
regulations issued under the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended 
(HEA), to implement the changes made to the Clery Act by the Violence 
Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 (VAWA). These regulations are 
intended to update, clarify, and improve the current regulations.

DATES: These regulations are effective July 1, 2015.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ashley Higgins, U.S. Department of 
Education, 1990 K Street NW., Room 8037, Washington, DC 20006-8502. 
Telephone (202) 219-7061 or by email at:
    If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) or a text 
telephone (TTY), call the Federal Relay Service (FRS), toll free, at 1-

Last Modified: 10/19/2014