126.96.36.199 Essential Norms and Charter
1. The Essential Norms for Diocesan/Eparchial Policies Dealing with Allegations of Sexual Abuse of Minors by Priests or Deacons constitute particular law for the dioceses and eparchies of the United States. 
2. It is the policy of the Diocese of Lansing that everyone comply fully with the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People.
 Available at USCCB website. http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/child-and-youthprotection/charter.cfm.