SB0031 (CH0152)

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Family Law - Child Abuse and Neglect - Expungement of Reports and Records - Time Period

Sponsored by:

Senator DeGrange


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 152

Synopsis:Requiring a local department of social services to expunge a report of suspected abuse or neglect and all assessments and investigative findings within 2 years after the date of referral if the report is ruled out and no further reports of abuse or neglect are received during the 2 years; and authorizing a local department to immediately expunge specified reports and records of suspected child abuse and neglect under specified circumstances.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators DeGrange and Ready
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0007
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0012 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Child Abuse and Neglect
Family Law -see also- Adoption; Annulment; Divorce; etc
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Statutes:Article - Family Law

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October 24, 2017 5:07 P.M.