2008 Keyword - Minors

HB 1073require abuse and neglect registry screening for certain special advocacy volunteers and guardians ad litem. 
HB 1074authorize court ordered release of certain child abuse or neglect records. 
HB 1075require certain criminal record checks in adoption home studies for children in the custody of the Department of Social Services. 
HB 1088revise certain provisions relating to temporary custody prior to divorce or separate maintenance. 
HB 1089revise certain provisions relating to the rights and duties of joint legal custodians. 
HB 1090require that most records and applications regarding a child reference the names and addresses of both parents. 
HB 1091provide that either parent is to reasonably inform the other parent about routine decisions concerning children when residing with the other. 
HB 1092revise certain terminology in the statutes providing for standard child visitation guidelines. 
HB 1093revise certain provisions relating to the custody, service, and earnings of children. 
HB 1094repeal certain provisions concerning the rights of custodial parents that have been superseded by other statutes. 
HB 1095adopt the South Dakota Family Law Arbitration Act and provide for its implementation and enforcement. 
HB 1096authorize the court appointment of parenting coordinators in certain custody and visitation disputes. 
HB 1097provide for the imposition of certain sanctions against parties who willfully do not comply with custody or visitation decrees. 
HB 1115continue to appropriate funds to provide cochlear implants to certain children. 
HB 1131permit the court to assess the crime victims' compensation surcharge in cases involving certain adjudicated children. 
HB 1132revise certain provisions concerning the circumstances under which children may be held in temporary custody. 
HB 1152provide for diabetes management and treatment in schools. 
HB 1162prohibit the branding of a minor and to provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1163increase the duration of juvenile diversion programs. 
HB 1165prohibit certain immunizations from containing more than trace amounts of mercury. 
HB 1196allow the fingerprinting of children for certain criminal offenses. 
HB 1201revise certain provisions regarding the placement or return of abused or neglected children. 
HB 1238revise the limitation period for commencing child abuse prosecutions. 
HB 1302establish notification requirements for certain relatives of children in the custody of the Department of Social Services. 
HB 1304implement the recommendations of the Indian Child Welfare Commission. 
SB 13revise certain provisions regarding the suspension of a minor's driving privileges. 
SB 67require high school students to submit at least one application to a postsecondary educational institution. 
SB 69add marijuana to the list of abusive substances for the purposes of determining child abuse. 
SB 83repeal a medical malpractice limitation applicable to minors aged six or over. 
SB 144to prohibit age misrepresentation with intent to solicit a minor and to provide a penalty therefor.