For Immediate Release: Aug. 9, 2023
Contact: Alisa Bousa, Public Information Officer Alisa.Bousa@ujs.state.sd.us| 605.773.2031
Commission on Equal Access to Our Courts to Meet on Aug. 18
PIERRE, S.D.— The South Dakota Commission on Equal Access to Our Courts will meet on Friday, Aug. 18, 2023, at 11 a.m. CDT.
The Commission will meet in person in Room 132 of the State Capitol Building in Pierre. The meeting will also be accessible virtually via Zoom.
Zoom Link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/86951648663?pwd=RTR2T0ZleXBCZC9QbkJtZVZyMDh3QT09
Meeting ID: 869 5164 8663
Via Phone: 312-626-6799
The Commission, which is authorized by SDCL 16-2-55, provides grants to nonprofit entities that are funded, or nonprofit entities contracting with nonprofit entities that are funded, by the Legal Services Corporation and deliver legal services to persons meeting income eligibility guidelines.
New business agenda items are a discussion of potential grant requests and the next meeting date.
Call to Order
Welcome and Establishment of Quorum—Chairman Welk
Discussion of Potential Grant Requests
Next Meeting Date
Individuals needing assistance pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact State Court Administration at 605-773-3474 48 hours before convening to make any necessary arrangements.
About South Dakota Courts: The Unified Judicial System (UJS) consists of the Supreme Court, Circuit Courts and State Court Administrator’s Office. The Supreme Court is the state’s highest court and final decision maker on South Dakota law. The Circuit Courts are the state’s trial courts where criminal proceedings and civil litigation are handled. The State Court Administrator’s Office provides centralized administrative assistance and support services for the South Dakota judiciary. Learn more at https://ujs.sd.gov.