Report 2013-124 Recommendation 72 Responses

Report 2013-124: Sexual Harassment and Sexual Violence: California Universities Must Better Protect Students by Doing More to Prevent, Respond to, and Resolve Incidents (Release Date: June 2014)

Recommendation #72 To: Chico, California State University

Chico State should ensure that it fully resolves all complaints that are reported to it and that it imposes appropriate discipline.

Agency Response*

CSU Chico has trained all investigators, developed checklists and templates, as well as case management procedures to ensure that all complaints are fully resolved, and that appropriate discipline is imposed. We have also committed to report to the Chancellor's Office and publish on the campus website, statistics regarding Sexual Misconduct, Dating and Domestic Violence, and Stalking, annually. The information shall be reported in a manner that protects the privacy of the persons involved, including victims, Respondents, and witnesses.

  • Response Type†: 1-Year
  • Completion Date: June 2015
  • Response Date: June 2015

California State Auditor's Assessment of Status: Fully Implemented


Agency Response*

CSU Chico has initiated a review of its complaint processes and procedures, and is in the process of developing additional tools to ensure the full implementation of this recommendation.

  • Response Type†: 6-Month
  • Estimated Completion Date: June 2015
  • Response Date: December 2014

California State Auditor's Assessment of Status: Partially Implemented


Agency Response*

CSU Chico has initiated a review of its complaint processes and procedures, and is in the process of developing additional tools to ensure the full implementation of this recommendation.

  • Response Type†: 60-Day
  • Estimated Completion Date: December 2014
  • Response Date: August 2014

California State Auditor's Assessment of Status: Pending


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†Response Type refers to the interval in which the auditee is providing the State Auditor with their status in implementing recommendations made in an audit report. Auditees must submit a response regarding their progress in implementing recommendations from our reports at three intervals from the release of the report: 60 days, six months, and one year or subsequent to one year.

*Agency responses received after June 2013 are posted verbatim.


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