HB 449: Early Childhood Courts
GENERAL BILL by Mariano ; Andrade
Early Childhood Courts; Authorizes circuit courts to create early childhood court programs; requires early childhood court programs have certain components; provides requirements & guidelines for OSCA when hiring community coordinators & statewide training specialist; authorizes Trial Court Budget Commission to provide funding to circuit courts that choose to establish coordination system in lieu of creating community coordinator position; requires DCF to contract with certain university-based centers; requires university-based centers to hire clinical director.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 House - Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1105 (Ch. 2020-138)
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• Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 38
• Introduced -HJ 38
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1105 (Ch. 2020-138)
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