CS/CS/SB 96: Child Welfare
Child Welfare; Transferring existing provisions relating to the central abuse hotline of the Department of Children and Families; providing criminal, civil, and administrative immunity to child protective investigators who report known or suspected animal cruelty; authorizing offices of criminal conflict and civil regional counsel to establish a multidisciplinary legal representation model program to serve parents of children in the dependency system; requiring the department to make available specified training for caregivers on the life skills necessary for children in out-of-home care; revising prohibitions relating to sexual conduct and sexual contact with an animal, etc.
• Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 45
• On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 03/02/21, 4:00 pm, 37 Senate Building
• Introduced -SJ 45
• CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 191
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Appropriations
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 03/11/21, 11:30 am, 412 Knott Building
• CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs read 1st time -SJ 227
• Favorable by Appropriations; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -SJ 247
• Now in Rules
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 03/18/21, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building --Not Considered
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 03/25/21, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• CS/CS by- Rules; YEAS 16 NAYS 0 -SJ 325
• Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/01/21 -SJ 341
• CS/CS by Rules read 1st time -SJ 326
• Read 2nd time -SJ 337
• Read 3rd time -SJ 337
• CS passed; YEAS 40 NAYS 0 -SJ 337, 338
• Immediately certified -SJ 341
• In Messages
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