I just discovered this Federal Register Notice of a significant military justice event this Thursday and Friday.

A meeting of the Response Systems to Adult Sexual Assault Crimes Panel (“the Panel”) will be held November 7-8, 2013. The Public Session will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 5:00 p.m. on November 7, 2013, and will begin at 8:25 a.m. and end at 5:45 p.m. on November 8, 2013.

Location: U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, 333 Constitution Avenue NW., Courtroom #20, 6th Floor, Washington, DC 20001.

The Panel has a website: http://responsesystemspanel.whs.mil/

The agenda for this week’s meeting:

November 7, 2013
8:30 a.m.-8:35 a.m. Comments from the Panel Chair
8:35 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Subcommittee Briefing
9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Overview of DoD Victim Services and Sexual Assault Reporting Statistics Update
DoD SAPRO representatives
10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.Victim Service Programs
SAPR representatives from Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard
12:00 p.m.-12:30 p.m.Lunch
12:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Victim Service Provider Perspectives
Service victim advocate, sexual assault response coordinator, and victim witness liaison representatives
Civilian community victim advocates
2:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Advocacy Organization Perspectives
Military victim advocacy organizations
National crime victim and sexual assault organizations
4:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Comments from Public

November 8, 2013
8:25 a.m.-8:30 a.m. Comments from the Panel Chair
8:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Sexual Assault Survivor Perspectives
Survivors of sexual assault
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Services Special Victims’ Counsel Programs
Representatives from the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard
12:00 p.m.-12:30 p.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m.Civilian Perspectives on Victim Participation
Civilian sexual assault prosecutors
Civilian victim attorneys
2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.Defense Bar Perspectives
Defense representatives from the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard
Civilian defense attorneys
4:00 p.m.-4:15 p.m.Comments from Public
4:15 p.m.-5:45 p.m.Panel Deliberations

One Response to “TWIMJ Addendum: Federal Advisory Committee meeting of the Response Systems to Adult Sexual Assault Crimes Panel”

  1. Ed says:

    Consider the Senators in charge I’m sure it will be a balanced, thoughtful and unbiased two days.