SAFE Payment Map
Many professionals have questions about the laws in their own state or territory, pertaining to forensic compliance and payment for sexual assault medical forensic exams. Answers can be found in the document entitled, Summary of Laws and Guidelines with Charts: Payment of Sexual Assault Medical Forensic Examinations. This document was created by AEquitas: The Prosecutors’ Resource on Violence Against Women, in collaboration with EVAWI. You can download the whole 228-page document, which includes the laws and guidelines for each U.S. state and territory, as well as a number of charts summarizing the provisions. For an overview, you can also download the 13-page Summary of Laws and Guidelines.
Alternatively, you can click on the map below, to see the laws in your own state or territory. After you click, you will see a prompt to “View Document” which will allow you to view or print.