The following is a list of legislative committee hearings which may be of interest to judges and lawyers. Additional information on legislative hearings is available on the Legislative Council's website.
Note: Viewing the text of bills requires Acrobat Reader, which can be downloaded.
|Monday, February 18|
|10:15 a.m.||HB1073 Allows the supreme court to declare a judicial emergency and suspend some deadlines or requirements as determined by the court. Senate Judiciary Committee, Fort Lincoln Room.|
|Tuesday, February 19|
|10:30 a.m.||SCR4007 Resolution calling for a legislative management study of the use of False Claims Acts with qui tam provisions, which may include incentives for private citizens to report and initiate action against other taxpayers for underpayment of taxes, and whether that approach is desirable in North Dakota. Senate Finance and Taxation Committee, Lewis and Clark Room.|
|Wednesday, February 20|
|10:00 a.m.||HB1446 Sets requirements and responsibilities of delegates to a constitutional convention if called under article V of the United States Constitution. House Judiciary Committee, Prairie Room.|
|10:30 a.m.||HB1042 Would require an action to be brought in the county|
|Thursday, February 21|
|10:15 a.m.||HB1120 Allows city and county executive officers to declare mandatory evacuation orders. Senate Political Subdivisions Committee, Red River Room.|
|Friday, February 22|
|9:30 a.m.||HB1123 Exempts drivers who hit an undomesticated animal with their vehicle from accident notification requirements. Senate Transportation Committee, Lewis and Clark Room.|
This list was compiled by Nate Martindale. Legislative committee schedules and the full text of bills are available on the Legislative Branch's website: http://www.legis.nd.gov/. Viewing requires the Acrobat Reader, which can be downloaded from the legislature's website.