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CS/CS/CS/SB 1044: Child Welfare

GENERAL BILL by Appropriations ; Judiciary ; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs ; Garcia ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Campbell

Child Welfare; Providing that central abuse hotline information may be used for employment screening of residential group home caregivers; providing that confidential records held by the Department of Children and Families concerning reports of child abandonment, abuse, or neglect, including reports made to the central abuse hotline and all records generated as a result of such reports, may be accessed for employment screening of residential group home caregivers; requiring a court to consider maltreatment allegations against a parent in an evidentiary hearing relating to a dependency petition; establishing a shared family care residential services pilot program for substance-exposed newborns, etc. APPROPRIATION: $250,000.00

Effective Date: Except as otherwise expressly provided in this act, this act shall take effect July 1, 2017
Last Action: 5/3/2017 Senate - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 1121 -SJ 692
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
  2. Judiciary (JU)
  3. Appropriations (AP)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/17/2017 Senate • Filed
3/6/2017 Senate • Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Judiciary; Appropriations -SJ 114
3/7/2017 Senate • Introduced -SJ 114
3/8/2017 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 03/13/17, 4:30 pm, 401 Senate Office Building
3/13/2017 Senate • CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 182
3/14/2017 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
3/15/2017 Senate • Now in Judiciary -SJ 182
• CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs read 1st time -SJ 226
4/14/2017 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 04/19/17, 1:30 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
4/19/2017 Senate • CS/CS by Judiciary; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 442
4/21/2017 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Appropriations -SJ 442
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 04/25/17, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
4/25/2017 Senate • CS/CS/CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 17 NAYS 0 -SJ 562
• CS/CS by Judiciary read 1st time -SJ 448
4/27/2017 Senate • Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
4/28/2017 Senate • CS/CS/CS by Appropriations read 1st time -SJ 565
5/1/2017 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 05/03/17
5/3/2017 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 692
• Substituted CS/CS/HB 1121 -SJ 692
• Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 1121 -SJ 692