O. Reg. 646/21: SEXUAL VIOLENCE AT COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES
filed September 16, 2021 under Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. M.19Skip to content
ontario regulation 646/21
made under the
Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities Act
Made: July 29, 2021
Filed: September 16, 2021
Published on e-Laws: September 16, 2021
Printed in The Ontario Gazette: October 2, 2021
Amending O. Reg. 131/16
(SEXUAL VIOLENCE AT COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES)
1. (1) Subsection 2 (1) of Ontario Regulation 131/16 is amended by striking out “and” at the end of clause (d) and by adding the following clause:
(d.1) informs students that if they, in good faith, report an incident of, or make a complaint about, sexual violence, they will not be subject to discipline or sanctions for violations of the college’s or university’s policies relating to drug or alcohol use at the time the alleged sexual violence occurred; and
(2) Subsection 2 (2) of the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:
14. A statement that students who disclose their experience of sexual violence through reporting an incident of, making a complaint about, or accessing supports and services for sexual violence, will not be asked irrelevant questions during the investigation process by the college’s or university’s staff or investigators, including irrelevant questions relating to the student’s sexual expression or past sexual history.
2. This Regulation comes into force on the later of March 1, 2022 and the day it is filed.