1.6.7 - Applicable Federal, State, and Local Law
Xavier's Code of Conduct Sections 18.104.22.168 and 22.214.171.124 provides definitions of Sex Discrimination prohibited by the University and these are the policies that will be applied to address student conduct. Ohio and federal law have separate and distinct criminal definitions of these types of conduct that the University is required to publish in this Handbook by the Clery Act (Section 1.3.3).
Students and employees have the right to report behavior to both the University and request a response under the University's internal policies, and to law enforcement to request a response under the criminal law. The definitions below are taken from applicable federal and state criminal law.
- Consent (Section 126.96.36.199)
- Sexual Assault (Section 188.8.131.52)
- Sex Offenses General Definitions (ORC SECTION 2907.01) (Section 184.108.40.206)
- Rape (ORC SECTION 2907.02) (Section 220.127.116.11)
- Sexual-Battery ORC SECTION 290703 (Section 18.104.22.168)
- Unlawful Sexual Conduct with a Minor (ORC SECTION 2907.04) (Section 22.214.171.124)
- Gross Sexual Imposition (ORC SECTION 2907.05) (Section 126.96.36.199)
- Sexual Imposition (ORC 2907.06) (Section 188.8.131.52)
- Domestic Violence (Section 184.108.40.206)
- Dating Violence (Section 220.127.116.11)
- Stalking (Section 18.104.22.168)
- Felonious Assault (OCR SECTION 2903.11) (Section 22.214.171.124)