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Gender Fairness Implementation Committee

Gender Fairness Implementation Committee
September 10, 2004

9:00 a.m. Call to Order

Consideration of June 18, 2004, Meeting Minutes - Attachment B (September 3, 2004)

Update on Committee Proposals - Employee Handbook, Amendments to CLE Rule, Amendments to Code of Judicial Conduct

Possible Methods of Providing Diversity and Bias-related Education Programs (related to proposed CLE Rule amendments)

Progress on Gender Fairness Issues - Focus Group Process

- Budget Approved

- General discussion of focus group logistics

Domestic Violence Issues

- Domestic Violence Benchbook : Assessment of Impact, Training, and Related Issues

- Jeanne McLean, UND School of Law

- Bonnie Palecek, Executive Director, and Linda Isakson, Rural Grant Administrator, ND Council on Abused Women's Services

- Possible Statutory Changes to be Considered

- General comments and discussion

10:30 a.m. Adjourn - Next meeting: ?