Senate gives preliminary nod to child sex abuse prevention bill
Utah...Let's be thankful that the majority of legislators look as
though they are getting this one right!
Senator Valentine says, "I still have faith and trust in parents, especially
parents in this state, that they will do the right thing," Senator, were you awareIn 2010, 13,712 children were victims of
abuse or neglect in Utah. Of these children, 21.5% were neglected, 13.3% were
physically abused, and 15.9% were sexually abused. In 2010, 13
children in Utah died as a result of abuse or neglect.Parents need
help in discussing this issue with their children - whether they know it or not.