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“Children First” Child Advocate Bill Passes the Senate

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Senate Republicans applaud broad, bipartisan support

SANTA FE ‚ÄĒ Today, the Senate passed Senate Bill 373 on a 30-8 bipartisan vote. The bill, introduced by¬†Senator David Gallegos¬†(R-Eunice),¬†Senator Crystal Diamond¬†(R-Elephant Butte), and¬†Senator Leo Jaramillo¬†(D-Espanola), creates an independent accountability office for the Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD) housed in the Office of the Attorney General. The Office of the¬†Child¬†Advocate¬†would review systemic issues in CYFD, receive complaints, make appropriate referrals, and investigate complaints.

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Daily Update, Thursday, June 27, 2024

181 Views   Ground efforts hindered by severe weather conditions Interactive property map updates available for Village of Ruidoso. Property access status updates are available, including

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