(1) Does the state require everyone to report child abuse, including sex abuse? Yes. The statute also enumerates professionals who clearly must report.
(2) Does the law require coaches to report child abuse? Yes, because everyone must report.
(3) Does the law require college staff to report child abuse? Yes, because everyone must report.
(4) Does the law allow jail time for those who fail to properly report abuse? Yes; a failure to report is a misdemeanor punishable by up to six months in jail and a $1,000 fine.
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