00 SENATE BILL NO. 158
01 "An Act transferring the Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault from the
02 Department of Public Safety to the Department of Health and Social Services; and
03 providing for an effective date."
04 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:
05 * Section 1. AS 18.66.010 is amended to read:
06 Sec. 18.66.010. Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault;
07 purpose. There is established in the Department of Health and Social Services
08 [PUBLIC SAFETY] the Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault. The
09 purpose of the council is to provide for planning and coordination of services to
10 victims of domestic violence or sexual assault or to their families and to perpetrators
11 of domestic violence and sexual assault and to provide for crisis intervention and
12 prevention programs.
13 * Sec. 2. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by adding a new section to
01 TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS. (a) Litigation, hearings, investigations, and other
02 proceedings pending under a law amended by this Act continue in effect and may be
03 completed notwithstanding the transfer provided for in this Act.
04 (b) Contracts, rights, liabilities, and obligations created by or under a law amended by
05 this Act, and in effect on June 30, 2003, remain in effect notwithstanding this Act's taking
07 (c) Records, equipment, appropriations, and other property of the Council on
08 Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault are transferred with the council in order to implement
09 this Act.
10 * Sec. 3. This Act takes effect July 1, 2003.