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ActionsIn 2016, Rise spearheaded the passage of the Sexual Assault Survivors’ Bill
of Rights through the U.S. Congress, becoming the 21st bill in modern U.S.
history to pass unanimously through Congress. Since then 18 similar bills
have passed throughout the U.S. for cases adjudicated on the state-level,
modeled on our federal legislation. Our work is measured by the tangible
progress that we have made for the 40 million survivors in the U.S. so far.
Moreover, we’ve had survivors reach out to us personally, expressing how
important the passage of these laws have been for their own access to