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Adult Protective Services - Investigation - Time Period Increase

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carozza


In the Senate - Hearing canceled

Synopsis:Increasing from 30 days to 60 days the period of time during which a local department of social services, or in Montgomery County the county department of health and human services, must complete an investigation after receiving a report of suspected abuse, neglect, self-neglect, or exploitation of an alleged vulnerable adult.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Carozza, Atterbeary, Aumann, Dumais, Krebs, McComas, Proctor, Rey, Valentino-Smith, and B. Wilson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Abuse -see also- Child Abuse & Neg.; Elder Abuse & Neg., etc
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Montgomery County
Negligence -see also- Medical Malpractice
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Vulnerable Adults -see also- Developmental Disabilities; Eld
Statutes:Article - Family Law

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November 28, 2017 12:59 P.M.