Summary of Charge from House File 608, December 2011

(2011) Summary of Charge from House File 608, December 2011. Human Services, Department of (Health and Human Services, Department of)


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The Study Committee on the role of the County Attorney in representing the Department of Human Services in juvenile proceedings under Chapter 232 was convened in September of 2011 pursuant to Iowa Senate File 482, Division VIII, Section 12. The Study Committee conducted five meetings facilitated by Fred Van Liew. The Committee was comprised of twelve members, ten of whom were attorneys. The Committee included a former Justice of the Iowa Supreme Court, a former Judge of the Iowa Court of Appeals, a faculty member of the University of Iowa Law School, two faculty members of the Drake University Law School, the President of the Iowa County Attorney Association, the Chief of Staff of the Office of the Iowa Attorney General, and the Iowa Citizens' Aide/ Ombudsman. Six of the committee members, in addition to the facilitator, have served as prosecuting attorneys.

Item Type: Newsletter
Keywords: House File 608, Human Services, juvenile court
Subjects: Health and medicine > Public health
Law enforcement and courts
Law enforcement and courts > Juvenile justice and rehabilitation
ID Code: 47046
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 28 Nov 2023 16:01
Last Modified: 28 Nov 2023 16:01