Child abuse and neglect; mandatory reporters. (HB2517)

Introduced By

Del. Wendy Gooditis (D-Clarke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Child abuse and neglect; mandatory reporters. Adds to the list of persons who are required to report suspected child abuse and neglect any person 18 years of age or older who (i) volunteers with any public or private organization responsible for the care, custody, control, or education of children; (ii) is associated with or employed by any public or private organization responsible for the education of children; (iii) is a coach, director, employee, or volunteer with a private organization or team that provides extracurricular activities to children; (iv) is a volunteer of a public or private day camp, youth center, youth recreation program, or youth educational program; (v) is an administrator or employee of a youth educational program; or (vi) administers, maintains, or services computing or storage systems or components, including physical hardware, network systems, or cloud-based systems for a fee. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19103932D
01/09/2019Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/16/2019Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3
01/21/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2517)
01/22/2019Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (6-Y 0-N)
02/05/2019Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions