Investigation of alleged child abuse and neglect; agreements with school divisions. (HB1204)

Introduced By

Del. Joseph Yost (R-Blacksburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Investigation of alleged child abuse and neglect; agreements with school divisions. Requires local departments of social services and local school divisions to include, in written interagency agreements for the investigation of certain complaints of child abuse or neglect, provisions governing investigation of complaints of sexual abuse of a child in which coordination between the local department of social services and local school division is necessary to facilitate the investigation. In addition, the bill requires local school divisions to report annually to the Board of Education, and local departments of social services to report annually to the Board of Social Services, regarding the status of such interagency agreements for the investigation of complaints of child abuse and neglect against school personnel and reports of sexual abuse of children that require coordination between local departments and local school divisions to facilitate investigation of such complaints and reports. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/17/2014Presented and ordered printed 14103817D
01/17/2014Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/22/2014Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
01/23/2014Subcommittee recommends incorporating (HB683-Herring) (10-Y 0-N)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1204)
01/28/2014Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions