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Vermont Laws Regarding Registration
Who must register?
What information must registrants provide?
How frequently must they register? And for how long?
Every 3 months(SVP)/yearly 5407
10 yrs or life 5407(e) and (f)
Does the state categorize registrants by levels/tiers?
Does the state use risk assessment when assigning tiers or levels to registrants?
Do any registrants remain privately registered? If so, who?
A few with certain offenses 5411a (e),(f)
Is there a registration fee?
Are there special restrictions for registrants even after supervision?
Living with child 5407(i)
Failure to comply 5409
Notification 5411 and 5411©
Is there a process for removal from the registry? If so, who qualifies and what is the process?
What is the registration requirement for someone with a sexual offense who is visiting the state?
What is the registration requirement for someone with a sexual offense who will be moving to the state to live or to attend school?
Within 10 days 5407
State Laws Regarding Sexual Offenses and Offenders, other than registration
What sexual offenses can people be convicted of, and what are the ranges of sentences?
Title 13, ch 59
Title 13, ch 72
Does the state have lifetime supervision?
Does the state have indeterminate sentencing?
What are the state civil commitment laws?
What is the age of consent?
Are there “Romeo and Juliet” laws or other laws specific to young people?
Info for State Advocates
Are felons allowed to vote? If so, when is this right restored?
Vermont Citizens don’t lose their rights to vote
What does the state say about persons who are required to register?
How does the state’s legislative process work?
How does a bill become law
How can I locate legislation regarding sexual offense issues?
Best keywords are:
Sexual exploitation; sex
How to sign up for notifications of bill movement:
Paid service will send notifications
Most important legislative committees for our issues are:
Child protection oversight committee
Contact info for state legislators can be found at:
Other Useful State Information
Contact information for state registry office
45 State Drive
Waterbury, VT 05671-1300
several email addresses available at link
NARSOL state affiliate website or blog:
Vermonters for Criminal Justice Reform
Other helpful state advocacy groups:
Other registrant-friendly state support groups: