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North Dakota Century Code Title 50. Public Welfare § 50-25.1-04.1. State child protection team--How created--Duties

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1. The department shall name the members of the state child protection team.  The members must be appointed for three-year staggered terms.  The member who represents the department shall serve as presiding officer and is responsible for the transmittal of all team reports made pursuant to this chapter.  The presiding officer shall set meetings for the purposes of fulfilling the duties set forth in sections 50-25.1-02 and 50-25.1-04.

2. Under procedures adopted by the team, it may meet at any time, confer with any individuals, groups, and agencies, and may issue reports or recommendations on any aspect of child abuse, neglect, or death resulting from abuse or neglect it deems appropriate.  All reports or recommendations issued are subject to section 50-25.1-11, except that the team shall make available information reflecting the disposition of reports of institutional child abuse, neglect, or death resulting from abuse or neglect, when the identity of persons reporting, and of the children and parents of children involved, is protected.

3. In every case of alleged institutional child abuse or neglect, the state child protection team shall make a determination that child abuse or neglect is or is not indicated.  Upon a determination that institutional child abuse or neglect is indicated, the state child protection team promptly shall make a written report of the determination.  When the subject of the report is a state-operated institution, the state child protection team promptly shall notify the governor of the determination.

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