House Bill #7138 (2020)
AN ACT RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES -- ABUSED AND NEGLECTED CHILDREN
Requires DCYF/family court to initially consider placement of a child under their care with immediate family members/next of kin before placement in foster care.
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2020-01-16: Introduced, referred to House Judiciary
2020-02-07: Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration
2020-02-07: Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/12/2020)
2020-02-12: Committee recommended measure be held for further study
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