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Mandate 1416

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Kinship foster care; alternative living arrangements; Parental Child Safety Placement Program established.
Purpose of legislation
Establishes the Parental Child Safety Placement Program to promote and support placements of children with relatives by local boards of social services in order to avoid foster care. The bill establishes the requirements for a parental child safety placement agreement, the procedure for assessing a proposed caregiver, and the process for terminating the placement. This bill is identical to SB 39.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 629 (2024)
Chap 662 (2024)
VAC chapters to be amended
22 vac 40 - 705 : Child Protective Services
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 6510: Amend CPS Regulation-2024 Legislation
Latest Stage: no stages yet
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