Adoption; Commission on Youth to study home study process. (HJ103)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville) with support from co-patron Del. Chris Collins (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Study; Commission on Youth to study the adoption home study process in the Commonwealth; report. Directs the Commission on Youth to study the adoption home study process, including the current mutual family assessment home study format and curriculum; review the process by which home studies are completed by staff of local departments of social services and licensed private child-placing agencies; and consider the potential benefits of implementation of a uniform home study format established by the Department of Social Services for all home studies completed in the Commonwealth. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101725D
01/11/2016Referred to Committee on Rules
01/26/2016Assigned to sub: Studies
01/26/2016Assigned Rules sub: Studies
01/28/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in Rules