SB0685 (CH0046)

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Family Law - Information and Services for Foster Children and Former Foster Children

Sponsored by:

Senator Benson


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 46

Synopsis:Requiring the juvenile court to determine whether a local department made a reasonable effort, for a child at least 18 years of age, to enroll the child in health insurance that will continue after the child is emancipated, screen and assist the child with eligibility for public assistance, and establish a plan for stable housing for at least 12 months and sufficient income after emancipation; requiring a local department to advise a child before emancipation of the right to reenter care and procedures for reentering care; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Benson, Currie, Ferguson, Guzzone, Jennings, Kagan, King, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Middleton, Montgomery, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Pinsky, Ramirez, Rosapepe, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0439
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
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Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Age of Majority -see also- Minors
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Foster Care
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Human Resources, Department of
Indigent Persons
Job Training
Juvenile Causes
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
Social Security
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Vital Records
Welfare -see also- Social Services
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
Article - Family Law

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