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Statistics also show that 67% of sexual assaults have victims under the age of 18. Currently, all 50 states have a registration and tracking system in place.
Following Jacob's abduction, his mother, Patty, was appointed to a Governor's Task Force and became a strong voice for missing children.
As a result of her efforts, Congress passed the first federal law in 1994 dealing with sex offender registration, known as the Jacob Wetterling Crimes Against Children and Sexually Violent Offender Registration Act.
Megan Kanka, age 7, was raped and murdered by a twice-convicted pedophile who was residing in her neighborhood.
While this law gives states discretion as to the criteria of information available, it requires them to enact a community notification system.
On September 4, 2016 a news release stated "the Ramsey County Medical Examiner and a forensic odontologist identified the remains as Jacob Wetterling".
Top In 1996, Megan's Law amended the Jacob Wetterling Act.