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Mandate 858

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Fostering Futures program; background check.
Purpose of legislation
Requires any individual participating in the Fostering Futures program to undergo a background check, which includes submitting to fingerprinting and a national criminal history record check. The bill provides that the results of such background check shall be used for the sole purpose of determining whether other children should be placed or remain in the same foster home as the individual subject to the background check. The bill defines
Legislation mandating a change Chap 194 (2017)
VAC chapters to be amended
22 vac 40 - 211 : Foster and Adoptive Family Home Approval Standards
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 4886: Amend Foster and Adoptive Home Approval Regulation 2017
Latest Stage: Final
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