CS/HB 215: Dependent Children
GENERAL BILL by Healthy Families Subcommittee ; Albritton ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Berman ; Broxson ; Campbell ; Cruz ; Cummings ; Dudley ; Fasano ; Harrell ; Hooper ; McGhee ; Metz ; Nunez ; O'Toole ; Pafford ; Peters ; Rader ; Rangel ; Rodrigues, R. ; Rooney ; Spano ; Zimmermann
Dependent Children; Provides legislative findings & intent; provides for participation in age-appropriate extracurricular, enrichment, & social activities by children in out-of-home care; provides for use of reasonable & prudent parent standard for decisionmaking about such activities; clarifies standard for reunification & for changing custody; provides for use of reasonable & prudent parent standard in certain decisionmaking; requires submission of plan for judicial review; provides definition for reasonable & prudent parent standard; provides rulemaking authority.
• Referred to Healthy Families Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 35
• On Committee agenda-- Healthy Families Subcommittee, 02/13/13, 2:00 pm, 12 HOB
• CS by Healthy Families Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 154
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• Original reference(s) removed: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
• CS referred to Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 151
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 151
• Introduced -HJ 35
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 03/07/13, 4:00 pm, Morris Hall
• CS by Healthy Families Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 146
• Favorable by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 0 -HJ 203
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 203
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/12/13
• Read 2nd time -HJ 218
• Amendment(s) failed (952157) -HJ 218
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 234
• CS passed; YEAS 116 NAYS 0 -HJ 234
• In Messages
• Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Judiciary -SJ 256
• Received -SJ 256
• Withdrawn from Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Judiciary -SJ 260
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 260
• Substituted for CS/SB 164 -SJ 260
• Read 2nd time -SJ 260
• Read 3rd time -SJ 260
• CS passed; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 260
• Ordered enrolled -HJ 427
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor -HJ 446
• Approved by Governor -HJ 667
• Chapter No. 2013-21
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