SBAND Legislative Watch List

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Administrative Law

   

Attorneys

   


Business/Corporation

   

Commercial

SB 2159 Relating to management of a limited liability company; and to provide for retroactive application.
SB 2332 Relating to the valuation of property for just compensation.

Criminal

HB 1041 Relating to presumptive probation; to amend and reenact sections 12-44.1-32, 12-54.1-01, 12-59-08, 12.1-17-13, and 12.1-23-05, subsection 2 of section 12.1-32-02, section 19-03.1-22.3,
subsection 1 of section 19-03.1-22.5, subsections 5 and 7 of section 19-03.1-23, subdivision a of subsection 1 of section 19-03.1-23.1, section 19-03.4-03, subdivision f of subsection 5
of section 39-08-01, section 43-45-06, subsection 17 of section 50-06-05.1, and section 50-09-29 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to sentence reduction credit, medical paroles,
domestic violence Legislative Highlights Cross-over Edition 65TH Legislative Assembly March 2017 offender treatment, grading of theft offenses, credit for time spent in custody, terms and
conditions of probation, controlled substances and controlled substance paraphernalia, addiction counseling services, and the supplemental nutrition assistance program; to provide a penalty;
to provide for the creation of a pretrial services program pilot project within the department of corrections and rehabilitation; and to provide for a report to the legislative assembly.
HB 1042 Relating to sentence reduction credit, medical paroles, domestic violence offender treatment, grading of theft offenses, credit for time spent in custody, terms and conditions of probation,
controlled substances and controlled substance paraphernalia, addiction counseling services, and the supplemental nutrition assistance program; to provide for the creation of a pretrial services
program pilot project within the department of corrections and rehabilitation; to provide for a report to the legislative assembly; and to provide a penalty.
HB 1121 Relating to sentencing violent offenders.
HB 1180 Relating to requiring reasonable suspicion for certain traffic stops and stops for violations of laws relating to wildlife.
HB 1183 Relating to indecent exposure toward minors.
HB 1218 Relating to the offense level for sexual assault; and to provide a penalty.
HB 1236 Relating to prosecution of gross sexual imposition and sexual abuse of minors.
HB 1269 Relating to mandatory sentences; and to provide a penalty.
HB 1270 Relating to aggravating factors in drug offenses; and to provide a penalty.
HB 1301 Relating to bonding for the cost of care for animals seized by law enforcement.
HB 1332 Relating to criminal trespass; and to provide a penalty.
HB 1340 Relating to manufacturing, delivering, inhaling, ingesting, and possessing marijuana and using and possessing marijuana paraphernalia; and to provide a penalty.
HB 1341 Relating to the elimination of enhanced penalties for manufacturing, delivering, or possessing controlled substances near schools.
SB 2176 Relating to driving under the influence.
SB 2177 Relating to temporary restricted licenses.
SB 2225 Relating to criminal trespass and hunting on private land; and to repeal section 20.1-01-17 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to the posting of lands.
SB 2309 Relating to the establishment of a domestic violence court pilot project; and to amend and reenact section 12-60-23, subsection 9 of section 12.1-31.2-01, subsections 1 and 3 of section 12.1-31.2.-02,
section 14-07.1-02, and subsections 4 and 5 of section 14-07.1-03 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to the issuance, transmittal, and registry of protection orders and orders prohibiting contact.
HCR 3003 Relating to the rights of victims and criminal defendants.

Debtor/Creditor Law

   

Educational/School Law

HB 1329 Relating to freedom of speech at state institutions of higher education.

Employment

HB 1139 Relating to joint employer liability protection.
HB 1386 Relating to prohibition of discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.

Family Law

HB 1057 Relating to the confidentiality of property and debt listing information of the parties to a divorce.
HB 1095 Relating to guardianship and conservatorship proceedings.
HB 1325 Relating to the valuation date of property in a divorce.
HB 1392 Relating to the parenting rights and responsibilities; to provide for retroactive application; and to declare an emergency.
SB 2248 Relating to relinquishment and termination of parent and child relationship.
SB 2277 Relating to child support obligations of incarcerated parents.
SB 2281 Relating to notice of motor vehicle operator's license restriction for nonpayment of child support.

Government/Oganization Operation

HB 1397 Relating to the introduction of bills by executive branch agencies and the judicial branch.
SB 2082 A BILL for an Act to provide an appropriation for defraying the expenses of the commission on legal counsel for indigents.
HB 1194 Relating to providing a victim's rights card; and to amend and reenact subsections 6 and 10 of section 12.1-34-01 and subsections 1, 2, and 6 of section 12.1-34-02 of the North Dakota Century Code,
relating to treatment standards for victims.
HB 1235 Relating to access to confidential records by the commission on legal counsel for indigents.
HB 1246 Relating to state employee claims of employment discrimination.
HB 1314 Relating to limited liability for use of automated external defibrillators.
HB 1425 A BILL for an Act to protect the rights and privileges granted under the United States Constitution.
SB 2022 A BILL for an Act to provide an appropriation for defraying the expenses of the commission on legal counsel for indigents.

Insurance

HB 1203 Relating to the liability exemption of a motor vehicle driver; and to amend and reenact section 39-10-33 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to pedestrians on roadways.
HB 1286 Relating to insurable interests in personal insurance.

Judicial System

HB 1024 A BILL for an Act to provide an appropriation for defraying the expenses of various state departments and institutions; and to declare an emergency.
HB 1313 Relating to the composition of judicial conduct committee hearing panels.
HB 1387 Relating to use of closed-circuit television of a minor or disabled adult witness.
HB 1397 Relating to the introduction of bills by executive branch agencies and the judicial branch.
SB 2002 A BILL for an Act to provide an appropriation for defraying the expenses of the judicial branch; and to provide a transfer.
SB 2062 Relating to the Court System budget.
SB 2121 Relating to costs for insufficient funds checks and assessment of court fees; to repeal section 29-26-22.2 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to compromise of judgments for court fees
and costs by county commissioners; and to provide an effective date.
SB 2132 Relating to transfer to district court.
SB 2276 Relating to judgments imposing fines or assessing costs.
SCR 4003 A concurrent resolution requesting the Legislative Management to study the current juvenile justice process, levels of collaboration among various service systems, implementation of dispositional
alternatives, and methods for improving outcomes for juveniles involved in the process.

Real Property/Probate

HB 1177 Relating to the collection of property by affidavit and the effect of the affidavit.
HB 1181 Relating to termination of wind option agreements, wind easements, and wind energy leases.
HB 1228 Relating to actions to contest the validity of a trust, trust decanting, and directed trustees; to amend and reenact sections 47-02-27.4, 59-04.2-03, and 59-16-13 of the North Dakota Century Code,
relating to exclusions from the rule against perpetuities and a trustee's duty to inform; to repeal sections 59-14-01, 59-14-04, and 59-16-08 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to the capacity
of a settlor of a revocable trust, actions contesting the validity of a trust, and powers to direct a trustee; and to provide for retroactive application.
HB 1356 Relating to recording statements of full consideration.
SB 2151 Relating to health care directives.
SB 2160 Relating to the duties of a recorder and providing notice of foreclosure of tax liens; and to provide an effective date.
SB 2223 Relating to limited liability company distributions and management and partnership transferable interests.
SB 2253 Relating to the execution and delivery of a written transfer of land; and to provide for retroactive application.
SB 2340 Relating to fees charged by a county recorder for filing mortgage disclosures.

Tort

HB 1197 Relating to asbestos bankruptcy trust transparency and the prioritization of asbestos and silica claims; to provide an effective date; and to declare an emergency.

Uniform Law

HB 1212 Relating to the Revised Uniform Athlete Agents Act; to repeal chapter 9-15.1 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to the Uniform Athlete Agents Act; and to provide a penalty.
HB 1213 Relating to the uniform disposition of community property rights at death act.
HB 1214 Relating to a Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act.
SB 2169 Relating to recognition of foreign-country money judgments; and to repeal chapter 28-20.2 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to foreign money judgments.
SB 2170 Relating to the Uniform Recognition and Enforcement of Canadian Protection Orders Act; to provide a penalty; and to provide for application.