HB0178 (CH0086)

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Family Law - Adoption, Search, Contact, and Reunion Services - Relatives of Minors in Out-of-Home Placement

Sponsored by:

Chair, Judiciary Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 86

Synopsis:Expanding search, contact, and reunion services to include contacting specified relatives of a minor in out-of-home placement to develop a placement resource or facilitate a family connection if the minor was adopted through a local department of social services and a local department determines that reunification with the minor's adoptive parents is not in the minor's best interests.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Judiciary Committee (By Request - Departmental - Human Resources)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
By Request of the Governor
Judiciary   View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Family Law -see also- Adoption; Annulment; Divorce; etc
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Social Services -see also- Welfare

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October 24, 2017 1:48 P.M.