Appeal Procedures Dependency And Neglect Cases
A child welfare appeals workgroup was established in the state judicial department that made recommendations for changes in 2021. The act requires the child welfare appeals workgroup to monitor those changes, study changes to the child welfare appeals system, and submit reports in January 2023 and July 2024.
The act requires the district court to make written orders within 35 days after a hearing.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)