SB0085 (CH0491)

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Family Law - Treatment Foster Care Homes - Siblings

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 491

Synopsis:Authorizing the placement of more than two children in a treatment foster care home in order to place siblings together if the local department makes a written finding that placing the siblings together is in their best interests and that the siblings will not harm other children placed at the same treatment foster care home; and requiring the local department to notify the Administration of the placement.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Conway, Brochin, Cassilly, Hough, Kelley, Lee, Muse, Norman, Ramirez, Ready, Smith, and Zirkin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1207
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
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Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Foster Care
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Mental and Behavioral Health
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Statutes:Article - Family Law

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November 28, 2017 1:09 P.M.