In the Matter of the Amendment of

Supreme Court Rules: SCR 70.21 --             ORDER

Additional Authority of the Chief Judge          No. 97-02



     The legislature repealed Wis. Stat. §§ 48.22 and 48.346 and created corresponding provisions as Wis. Stat. §§ 938.22 and 938.346, 95 Wis. Act 77. Accordingly, it is necessary to make corresponding changes to the references to those statutes in SCR 70.21(8) and (8e).

     IT IS ORDERED that, effective the date of this order, SCR 70.21(8) and (8e) are amended to read:

     (8) Section 48.22 938.22 (1)(b) and (3)(a): approval of policy and the appointment of superintendent of secure detention facilities.

     (8e) Section 48.346 938.346 (5): establishment of procedure for notice to victims of children’s acts.

     IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that notice of this amendment of the Supreme Court Rules shall be given by a single publication of a copy of this order in the official state newspaper and in an official publication of the State Bar of Wisconsin.

     Dated at Madison, Wisconsin, this 13th day of January, 1997.

                              BY THE COURT:



                                                                                                Marilyn L. Graves, Clerk