SBAND Legislative Watch List

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Administrative Law

SB 2098  Relating to appeals by the state

Attorneys

HB 1163 Relating to bad faith assertions of patent infringement; and to provide a penalty.
HB 1211   Relating to notarial acts, notary commissions, and notary public name changes.
HB 1304   Relating to the presumption of an individual's legal date of birth.
SB 2277    Relating to membership on the commission on uniform state laws.
SBAND position: SUPPORT
HB 1416   Relating to violations of alcohol retail licenses; to amend and reenact section 5-01-06.1 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to liability for injuries related to intoxication; and to provide for a report to legislative management.
SB 2315   Relating to liability of political subdivisions.
HB 1363   Relating to bonds, coverage, and legal representation for public administrators.
HB 1432   Relating to the environmental impact litigation fund; to provide for a continuing appropriation; and to provide for a transfer and appropriation.
SB 2316   A BILL for an Act to provide for an excess damages program; to provide an appropriation; and to provide for retroactive application.
HCR 3012   A concurrent resolution directing the Legislative Management to study the registration requirements for offenders against children and sexual offenders under North Dakota Century Code Section 12.1-32-15.


Business/Corporation

HB 1134

 

 

Relating to funds transfers under the Uniform Commercial Code; and to declare an emergency

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SBAND position: SUPPORT

HB 1135 Relating to the Uniform Voidable Transactions Act; to amend and reenact sections 13-02.1-01, 13-02.1-02, 13-02.1-04, 13-02.1-05, 13-02.1-06, 13-02.1-07, 13-02.1-08, and 13-02.1-09 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to renaming the Uniform Fraudulent Transfers Act the Uniform Voidable Transactions Act and making revisions; and to provide for application.

SBAND position: SUPPORT
HB 1136

Relating to the regulation of limited liability companies and foreign liability companies; to amend and reenact subsections 5 and 12 of section 10-01.1-02, sections 10-06.1-05, 10-06.1-12, 10-06.1-14, 10-06.1-17, subsections 27, 31, and 34 of section 10-19.1-01, paragraph 2 of subdivision e of subsection 1 and subdivision c of subsection 6 of section 10-19.1-13, subsection 9 of section 10-19.1-100, subsection 3 of section 10-19.1-102, paragraph 2 of subdivision e of subsection 2 of section 10-19.1-104.1, subsection 1 of section 10-31-02.1, section 10-31-03.1, subdivision a and paragraph 3 of subdivision b of subsection 2 and subsections 5 and 6 of section 10-31-13, subdivisions a and b of subsection 7 of section 10-31-13.1, paragraph 2 of subdivision e of subsection 1 and subdivision c of subsection 6 of section 10-33-10, subsection 1 of section 10-33-72, sections 10-36-03, 38-08.1-03, and 43-07-19, subsection 23 of section 45-10.2-02, paragraph 2 of subdivision f of subsection 1 and subdivision c of subsection 6 of section 45-10.2-10, paragraph 2 of subdivision a of subsection 2 of section 45-10.2-94, paragraph 2 of subdivision e of subsection 1 and subdivision c of subsection 6 of section 45-13-04.1, subdivision b of subsection 1 and paragraph 2 of subdivision a of subsection 11 of section 45-21-01, paragraph 2 of subdivision e of subsection 1 and subdivision c of subsection 5 of section 45-22-04, paragraph 2 of subdivision a of subsection 13 of section 45-23-01, paragraph 2 of subdivision f of subsection 1 and subdivision c of subsection 5 of section 45-23-03, section 50-22-02.2, and subsection 3 of section 54-44.4-09 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to limited liability companies; and to repeal chapter 10-32 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to limited liability companies.

SBAND position: SUPPORT

SB 2106

Relating to the Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act; and to provide for retroactive application.

SBAND position: SUPPORT

HB 1237   Relating to North Dakota public benefit corporations.

SBAND position: SUPPORT
HB 1335   Relating to the annual report of a cooperative, involuntary dissolution of a cooperative or revocation of certificate of authority of a foreign cooperative, the reinstatement of a cooperative or foreign cooperative following involuntary dissolution or revocation of certificate of authority, amendment of articles by a nonprofit corporation, involuntary dissolution of a nonprofit corporation or revocation of certificate of authority of a foreign nonprofit corporation, and involuntary dissolution of a limited partnership or revocation of certificate of authority for a foreign limited partnership; to amend and reenact section 10-01.1-11, subsections 9 and 10 of section 10-06.1-17, subsection 5 of section 10-15-08.1, subsection 2 of section 10-15-52.7, sections 10-15-53, 10-15-54, and 10-19.1-17, subsection 4 of section 10-19.1-148, section 10-33-14, subsection 4 of section 10-33-141, subsection 7 of section 10-34-04, subsection 7 of section 45-10.2-24, subsection 1 of section 45-10.2-25, section 45-11-05.1, subsection 4 of section 45-22-03, section 45-22-16, subsection 15 of section 45-23-08 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to the resignation of registered agent, contents of an annual report of a farm corporation or limited liability company, a cooperative filing documents with the secretary of state, fees paid by cooperatives, amendment of articles by a business cooperation, amendment of articles by a nonprofit corporation, real estate investment trusts, an address change of a limited partnership, the signature requirements on documents filed with the secretary of state by a limited partnership, the fictitious name certificate, an address change of a limited liability partnership, revocation of the registration of a limited liability partnership or foreign limited liability partnership, and the fee to file the registration of a foreign limited liability limited partnership; and to repeal sections 10-15-36, 10-19.1-141, 10-33-134, and 45-10.2-87 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to the annual report of a cooperative, revocation of the certificate of authority of a foreign corporation, revocation of the certificate of authority of a foreign nonprofit corporation, and revocation of the certificate of authority of a foreign limited partnership.

SBAND position: SUPPORT
HB 1447   Relating to defining the term low-profit limited liability company; and to amend and reenact section 10-06.1-17, subsection 38 of section 10-32-02, subsections 2, 5, and 6 of section 10-32-02.2, subdivision b of subsection 1 of section 10-32-10, subsection 1 of section 10-32-114, subsection 2 of section 10-32-149, and subdivision c of subsection 1 of section 57-38-31.1 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to low-profit limited liability companies; and to provide for codification in the event of repeal of chapter 10-32.

Criminal Law

SB 2028 Relating to transfers from juvenile to adult court.

 

HB 1015

A BILL for an Act to provide an appropriation for defraying the expenses of the department of corrections and rehabilitation; and to provide for prison bed day allocations.

HB 1030 

Relating to exceptions from mandatory minimum sentences; to amend and reenact subsection 19 of section 12.1-01-04, subdivision a of subsection 3 of section 12.1-20-03, and subsection 2 of section 12.1-32-07.1 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to the definition of manifest injustice.
 

HB 1040

Relating to scope of practice in involuntary commitment proceedings; and to provide a penalty.

HB 1084 

Relating to requiring reasonable suspicion for certain traffic stops.

HB 1106

Relating to sentencing of current and former members of the military.
 

SB 2072

Relating to the definition of financial exploitation, allegation of abuse or neglect caused by an individual in the custody of law enforcement against another individual in custody, and access to records of an alleged vulnerable adult.

SB 2116 A BILL for an Act to provide for the creation of a pretrial services program pilot project within the department of corrections and rehabilitation.
HCR 3002

A concurrent resolution directing the Legislative Management to study issues related to restitution for criminal acts.

HCR 3006

A concurrent resolution directing the Legislative Management to study the feasibility and desirability of state, federal, and tribal collaboration in providing services for tribal youth in the state who are adjudicated in tribal courts.

SCR 4005

A concurrent resolution directing the Legislative Management to study judicial issues related to behavioral health, including 24-hour hold, termination of parental rights, and court committals.

SB 2107

Relating to the Uniform Act on Prevention of and Remedies for Human Trafficking; to amend and reenact subsection 1 of section 12.1-32-15 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to definitions; to repeal chapter 12.1-40 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to human trafficking; and to provide a penalty.

SBAND position: SUPPORT

HB 1118 Relating to probation and parole officers as peace officers..
SB 2027 Relating to length and termination of probation, supervision of probation, and conditions of probation; and to provide a penalty.
SB 2029 Relating to length and termination of probation, supervision of probation, and conditions of probation; and to provide a penalty.
SB 2030 Relating to drug paraphernalia; and to provide a penalty.
SB 2052 Relating to participation in the twenty-four seven sobriety program and the use of drug court for driving under the influence offenders; to amend and reenact sections 27-20-10, 27-20-31, 39-06-03, subdivision h of subsection 2 of section 39-06-49, section 39-08-01, subsection 2 of section 39-16-03.1, section 39-20-01, subsection 2 of section 39-20-04, subsections 2 and 3 of section 39-20-05, and section 39-20-15 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to driving under the influence offenses and participation in the twenty-four seven sobriety and drug court programs; and to provide for retroactive application.
SB 2070 Relating to immunity from criminal liability for an individual who reports a medical emergency involving drugs.
SB 2139 Relating to accidents and liability; to amend and reenact sections 39-05-02.2, 39-24-01, 39-24-02, 39-24-03, 39-24-03.1, 39-24-04, 39-24-05, 39-24-06, 39-24-07, 39-24-08, 39-24-09, 39-24-09.1, 39-24-10, 39-24-11, and subsection 2 of section 57-40.3-01 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to the licensing of snowmobiles; and to provide an effective date.  
SB 2154 Relating to sentencing for driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
SB 2156 Relating to mandatory sentences for armed offenders.
HB 1264   Relating to exempting law enforcement officer body camera images from open records requirements.
SB 2215   Relating to criminal history record information and registration for offenders against children and sex offenders.
SB 2219   A BILL for an Act to establish a statewide human trafficking commission.
SB 2232    Relating to the statute of limitations for the crime of human trafficking.
SBAND position: SUPPORT
SB 2250   Relating to facilitating prostitution
SBAND position: SUPPORT
SB 2266   Relating to the use of minors in sexual performances; and to provide a penalty.
SBAND position: SUPPORT
SB 2219   A BILL for an Act to establish a statewide human trafficking commission.  
SBAND position: SUPPORT
HB 1347   Relating to the inclusion of human trafficking in the definition
SBAND position: SUPPORT
HB 1457   Relating to the forfeiture and disposition of firearms.
HB 1367   Relating to court authority to impose additional periods of probation.
HB 1394   Relating to marijuana possession offenses and penalties.

Debtor/Creditor Law

   

Educational/School Law

   

Family Law

HB 1029

Relating to neglect of a child; to amend and reenact subdivision a of subsection 1 of section 12.1-32-15, section 14-09-22, paragraph 1 of subdivision d of subsection 3 of section 27-20-02, and subsection 3 of section 50-25.1-02 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to abuse of a child; and to provide a penalty.

SB 2064

Relating to a foster care agreement with an agency or tribal council of a recognized Indian reservation in North Dakota.

HB 1111 Relating to the person who is allowed to claim the tax deduction for a child under a child support order; to amend and reenact section 14-09-08.2, subsections 1 and 3 of section 14-09-08.4, sections 14-09-08.5, 14-09-08.6, 14-09-08.7, 14-09-08.11, 14-09-08.13, 14-09-09.30, 35-34-04, 35-34-06, and 50-09-06.1 of the North Dakota Century Code, and section 73 of chapter 152 of the 2009 Session Laws, relating to child support; to repeal section 14-09-08.8 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to motions to amend child support; and to declare an emergency.
HB 1210   Relating to time for beneficial transition of a child from temporary legal custody; and to amend and reenact subdivision d of subsection 1 of section 27-20-30 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to the option of court-ordered rehabilitative programming for the parents, guardian, or other custodian of a deprived child.

Government/Oganization Operation

HB 1015 A BILL for an Act to provide an appropriation for defraying the expenses of the department of corrections and rehabilitation; and to provide for prison bed day allocations.
SB 2003

Relating to the salary of the attorney general; and to declare an emergency.

HCR 3004

A concurrent resolution directing the Legislative Management to continue to study medico legal death investigation in the state and how current best practices, including authorization, reporting, training, certification, and the use of information technology and toxicology, can improve death investigation systems in the state.

SCR 4005

A concurrent resolution directing the Legislative Management to study judicial issues related to behavioral health, including 24-hour hold, termination of parental rights, and court committals.

HB 1305   Relating to requirements for a change of name.
HB 1308  A BILL for an Act to provide for a department of human services study of the method for calculating child support payments in the state.
SB 2199   A BILL for an Act to provide an appropriation to the department of human services for a human trafficking victims treatment and support services pilot project; and to provide for a report to the legislative management.

Insurance

HB 1144 Relating to insurance coverage of motor vehicles participating in transportation network company networks, priority of coverage, and minimum limits; and to provide for application.

Judicial System

HB 1002

Relating to salaries of supreme and district court judges.

SBAND position: SUPPORT

HB 1076 Relating to the temporary court of appeals; to provide an effective date; and to provide expiration date.

SBAND position: SUPPORT
SB 2098

Relating to appeals by the state.

SB 2161

A BILL for an Act to create and enact a new chapter to title 27 of the North Dakota Century Coed, relating to the establishment of an interdisciplinary committee on problem-solving courts.

SBAND position: SUPPORT

HB 1166 Relating to district court chambers locations.
HB 1180   Relating to the confidentiality of mediation.
SBAND position: SUPPORT

Real Property/Probate

HB 1086

Relating to absolute exemptions from process, levy, or sale.

HB 1169

Relating to the exemption of transfers on death deeds from required statements of full consideration and recording of transfers on death deeds without regard to taxes.

SBAND position: SUPPORT

SB 2180   Relating to unrecorded conveyances.
SBAND position: SUPPORT
SB 2185   Relating to disciplinary action procedure for professional engineers and land surveyors.
SB 2269    Relating to a deed or contract for deed that contains a metes and bounds legal description.
HB 1468   Relating to injury to property not from contract.

Tort

HB 1046 Relating to a traumatic brain injury registry, traumatic brain injury regional resource facilitation, and expanded traumatic brain injury programming.