23A-28B CRIME VICTIMS' COMPENSATION PROGRAM
CRIME VICTIMS' COMPENSATION PROGRAM
Definition of terms.
Rights of resident victim of out-of-state crime.
Crime Victims' Compensation Commission--Apportionment of members.
Duties of commission.
Membership of commission--Terms of office--Vacancies.
Administration of commission.
Compensation and expenses for commission members.
Preponderance of evidence required for receipt of compensation.
No right to compensation--Availability of funds.
Application for compensation.
Furnishing application forms.
Documentation required with application--Notice of rejection.
Amended application--Additional material.
Application for compensation on behalf of minor or incompetent.
State and local agencies to provide information to Department of Social Services.
Subpoenas authorized for investigation of eligibility.
Circumstances permitting compensation.
Compensation for economic losses due to personal injury or death.
Limit of compensation.
Compensation reduced by amount of collateral payment.
Conviction of person for criminal conduct not required for award of compensation.
Payment of compensation--Lump sum--Exception for protracted disability--Award
not subject to process.
Circumstances not permitting award of compensation.
Relative or household member of offender eligible for compensation.
Emergency award of compensation--Amount--Excess amount repaid.
Department recommendation or order upon review and investigation of application--Notice.
Fees and mileage allowance for witness in compensation hearing.
Order entered on all claims submitted under chapter--Content.
Request for review of department order--Hearing.
Department permitted to amend commission order.
Promulgation of rules for administration of chapter.
Department subrogated to claimant's cause of action--Action against party liable for
Fraudulent claim prohibited--Violation as misdemeanor or felony.
Confidentiality of records and reports.
Application hearing open to public--Exceptions.
Assistant attorney general to advise department and commission--Litigation
Crime victims' compensation fund created.
Payments from fund--Warrants--Vouchers.
Compensation surcharge for certain crimes--Waiver.
Collection of compensation surcharge--Disbursement.
Consideration of application postponed.