The Church and Protecting Children

In New York State, the Catholic Church has implemented sweeping reforms to protect children – training 1.5 million children to report abuse and to avoid situations where they might be hurt or victimized; conducting criminal background checks on more than 218,000 priests, religious and lay volunteers who interact with children; providing mandatory training in sexual abuse prevention strategies to more than 217,000 adults.

Retrospective Repeal of the Statute of Limitations
NY State Assembly
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Why we oppose this legislation – the White Paper

Alternative Legislation We Can Support
Bill No. 5708