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CS/HB 7013: Adoption and Foster Care

GENERAL BILL by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee ; Health and Human Services Committee ; Brodeur

Adoption and Foster Care; Revising requirements for agreements between the Department of Children and Families and specified entities for the provision of educational services; requiring the community-based care lead agency to contact by telephone the child's adoptive family within a specified period after the date that the adoption is finalized; authorizing a direct-support organization established by the Office of Adoption and Child Protection to accept donations of products or services from private sources to be given to the recipients of the adoption achievement awards; requiring licensed child-placing agencies that provide adoption services for intercountry adoptions to meet specified requirements.

Effective Date: 7/1/2015
Last Action: 6/15/2015 - Chapter No. 2015-130
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/23/2015 House • Filed
2/26/2015 House • Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 118
2/27/2015 House • On Committee agenda-- Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee, 03/03/15, 2:00 pm, Webster Hall
3/3/2015 House • Introduced -HJ 117
• CS by- Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 173
3/4/2015 House • Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 170
• CS by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 170
3/6/2015 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/10/15
3/10/2015 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 199
• Amendment(s) failed (087987) -HJ 200
• Amendment(s) adopted (403745, 720277, 913423) -HJ 200
• Placed on 3rd reading
3/11/2015 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 210
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 68 NAYS 50 -HJ 211
3/17/2015 Senate • In Messages
• Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Fiscal Policy -SJ 215
• Received -SJ 215
4/8/2015 Senate • Withdrawn from Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Fiscal Policy -SJ 366
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 366
• Substituted for CS/SB 320 -SJ 366
• Read 2nd time -SJ 366
• Amendment(s) failed (274192) -SJ 370
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/14/2015 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 401
• CS passed; YEAS 27 NAYS 11 -SJ 401
• Immediately certified -SJ 402
4/14/2015 House • Ordered enrolled -HJ 546
6/11/2015 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
6/15/2015 • Chapter No. 2015-130