Child welfare agencies; criminal history record checks. (HB1931)

Introduced By

Del. Rich Anderson (R-Woodbridge) with support from co-patron Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Regulation of child welfare agencies; national criminal history record checks. Establishes a national criminal history record check requirement for licensure as a child welfare agency, for approval as a family day home by a family day system, for approval as a foster or adoptive parent; for employment or to volunteer at a child welfare agency or family day home; and for all adults residing in a home in which a family day home is operated. This bill includes a delayed effective date. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15103485D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/2015Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/23/2015Referred from Courts of Justice
01/23/2015Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/26/2015Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3
02/04/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1931)
02/11/2015Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions