80th Legislative Session _ 2005

Committee: Senate Judiciary
Friday, February 25, 2005

                                            P - Present
                                            E - Excused
                                            A - Absent

Roll Call
P    Gray
E    Knudson
P    Koetzle
P    Koskan
P    Moore
P    Schoenbeck, Vice-Chair
P    Abdallah, Chair

OTHERS PRESENT: See Original Minutes

The meeting was called to order by Senator Gene Abdallah, Chair

         HB 1226: establish certain notice provisions related to the custody and placement of Indian children.

Presented by:    Representative Jim Bradford
Proponents:    Ann Holzhauser, Department of Social Services
        Chuck Schroyer, SD States Attorney's Association
        Steve Emery, Rosebud Sioux Tribe
        Diane Garreau, self - Eagle Butte
        Representative Paul Valandra
        Deb Bowman, Governor's Office
        Representative Thomas Van Norman
        Jennifer Ring, ACLU of The Dakotas
        Susan Randall, SD Coalition For Children

MOTION:     AMEND HB 1226

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     On page 1, line 15 of the House engrossed bill, delete " or an apparent Indian child in need of supervision pursuant to §  26-8B-3 " .

     On page 3 , line 1, after " Interior " insert "and to the area director for the Bureau of Indian Affairs".

     On page 3 , line 1, delete " has " and insert "have".

     On page 3 , line 17, after " affiliation " insert ", if known,".

     On page 4 , delete lines 8 and 9 , and insert:

             "(e)    If the petition alleges the child to be an abused or neglected child, a statement that the termination of parental or custodial rights is a possible remedy under the proceedings;".

     On page 6 , line 1, delete " §  1912 " and insert " §  1901".

Moved by:    Koetzle
Second by:    Schoenbeck
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

MOTION:     DO PASS HB 1226 AS AMENDED

Moved by:    Moore
Second by:    Koetzle
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(6-0-1-0)

Voting Yes:    Gray, Koetzle, Koskan, Moore, Schoenbeck, Abdallah

Excused:    Knudson

MOTION:     ADJOURN

Moved by:    Gray
Second by:    Koetzle
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.
    

Rena Ortbahn

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Committee Secretary
Gene G. Abdallah, Chair


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