TO: Joint Procedure Committee
FROM: Mike Hagburg
DATE: September 11, 2014
RE: Rule 5, N.D.R.Juv.P., Summons
The board proposes that Rule 5 be amended to clarify that issuance of a summons and the child's presence at a hearing is not required in a continued foster care matter under N.D.C.C. § 27-20-30.1.
A copy of the proposed amendments is attached.