HB 563: Children and Young Adults in Out-of-home Care
GENERAL BILL by Skidmore ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Driskell ; Eskamani ; Fernandez-Barquin ; Gottlieb ; Jenne ; Joseph ; Morales ; Nixon ; Slosberg-King ; Valdés ; Woodson
Children and Young Adults in Out-of-home Care; Specifies rights of children & young adults in out-of-home care; provides roles & responsibilities of DCF & community-based care lead agencies; authorizes district school boards to establish certain educational programs; designates children's ombudsman within DCF & provides responsibilities of ombudsman; requires DCF & community-based care lead agencies to use information provided by ombudsman in carrying out responsibilities; requires DCF to establish statewide toll-free telephone number for ombudsman.
Last Action: 3/14/2022 House - Died in Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee
• Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
• Referred to Health & Human Services Committee
• Now in Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee
• 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee
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