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Domestic Abuse Study Committee Meets

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Domestic Abuse Study Committee Meets

The Domestic Abuse study committee of the South Dakota legislature held their first meeting of the interim Monday in Pierre. Committee vice chair, Representative Mike Stevens of Yankton says they started with a good overview of current domestic abuse laws…

Stevens said they found domestic abuse laws all through the criminal code…

Stevens says they don’t have a clear legislative goal at this point…

Stevens says they will hold field hearings around the state before their next official committee meeting on August first.

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