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2018 Regular Session



Child Protection - Reporting - Threat of Harm

Sponsored by:

Senator Ramirez


In the Senate - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Authorizing an individual to notify the local department of social services or the appropriate law enforcement agency if the individual has reason to believe that a verbal threat of imminent severe bodily harm or death to a child has been made by a certain individual and that the child is at substantial risk of child abuse; specifying certain procedures and requirements for a report concerning a certain verbal threat of harm to a child; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Ramirez
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0838
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Child Abuse and Neglect
Human Services, Department of
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Rules and Regulations
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Threats -see also- Harrassment; Violence
Statutes:Article - Family Law
(5-704.1, 5-706.2, 5-708)

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February 9, 2018 11:49 A.M.