Legislature(2005 - 2006)

2005-04-29 House Journal

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2005-04-29                     House Journal                      Page 1389
HB 53                                                                                             
Representatives Holm, Neuman, and LeDoux added their names as                                       
cosponsors to:                                                                                      
     CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                   
     "An Act relating to child-in-need-of-aid proceedings; amending                                 
     the construction of statutes pertaining to children in need of aid;                            
     relating to guardianships; relating to the confidentiality of                                  
     investigations, court hearings, court records, and public agency                               

2005-04-29                     House Journal                      Page 1390
     records and information in child-in-need-of-aid matters and                                    
     certain child protection matters, to immunity regarding disclosure                             
     of information in child-in-need-of-aid matters and certain child                               
     protection matters, to proceedings regarding voluntary                                         
     relinquishment and termination of a parent and child relationship,                             
     to eligibility for permanent fund dividends for certain children in                            
     the custody of the state, and to juvenile delinquency proceedings                              
     and placements; reestablishing and relating to a state citizens'                               
     review panel; amending the obligation of a public agency to                                    
     disclose agency information pertaining to a child in need of aid;                              
     relating to disclosure of confidential or privileged information                               
     about children and families involved with children's services                                  
     within the Department of Health and Social Services to officials                               
     for review or use in official capacities; relating to reports of harm                          
     and to adoptions and foster care; relating to consent for the                                  
     medication of children in state custody; prescribing the rights of                             
     family members related to child-in-need-of-aid cases and                                       
     establishing a familial priority for adoption; modifying adoption                              
     and placement procedures in certain child-in-need-of-aid cases;                                
     amending Rules 9 and 13, Alaska Adoption Rules, Rules 3, 17.2,                                 
     18, and 22, Alaska Child in Need of Aid Rules of Procedure, and                                
     Rules 14 and 15, Alaska Rules of Probate Procedure; and                                        
     providing for an effective date."