Legislature(1997 - 1998)

1998-05-09 Senate Journal

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1998-05-09                     Senate Journal                      Page 3946
HB 375                                                                       
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                         
375(FIN) am(reengrossed) An Act relating to children-in-need-of-aid            
matters and proceedings; relating to child abuse and neglect; relating         
to kidnapping and the crime of endangering the welfare of a child;             
relating to sentencing for certain crimes; relating to the state medical       
examiner and reviews of child  fatalities;  relating to modification of        

1998-05-09                     Senate Journal                      Page 3947
HB 375                                                                       
child support orders by the child support enforcement agency;                  
relating to access to, confidentiality of, and release of certain              
information concerning children, child abuse and neglect, and child            
fatalities; authorizing the Department of Health and Social Services           
to enter into an interstate compact concerning adoption and medical            
assistance for certain children with special needs; relating to the            
review of cases involving certain children who are in the custody of           
the state; authorizing the establishment of multidisciplinary child            
protection teams and relating to their duties; relating to persons             
required to report suspected child abuse or neglect; relating to foster        
care and foster parents; relating to access to certain criminal justice        
information and licensure of certain child care facilities; amending           
Rule 218, Alaska Rules of Appellate Procedure; and amending Rules              
3, 7, 10, 15, 18, 19, and 22, Alaska Child in Need of Aid Rules                
and recommended the adoption of the Judiciary Senate Committee                 
Substitute offered on page 3935. Signing do pass: Senator Pearce,              
Cochair, Senators Phillips, Adams. Signing no recommendation:                  
Senator Sharp, Cochair, Senators Torgerson, Donley, Parnell.                   
Previous House indeterminate and fiscal notes.                                 
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.