Kinship foster care; notice to relatives. (HB2758)

Introduced By

Del. Jennifer Carroll Foy (D-Woodbridge) with support from co-patron Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge)

Progress

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

Description

Kinship foster care; notice. Requires local boards of social services, when identifying foster care placement options, to (i) determine whether the child has any relatives who may be eligible to become a kinship foster parent, (ii) take all reasonable steps to provide notice to such relatives of their potential eligibility to become a kinship foster parent, and (iii) explain to such relatives any opportunities they may have to participate in the placement and care of the child, including opportunities available through kinship foster care or kinship guardianship. Amends § 63.2-900.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

02/12/2019: Passed the Senate

History

DateAction
01/17/2019Presented and ordered printed 19105067D
01/17/2019Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/22/2019Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
01/22/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2758)
01/24/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (10-Y 0-N)
01/29/2019Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2019Read first time
02/01/2019Read second time
02/01/2019Committee amendment agreed to
02/01/2019Engrossed by House as amended HB2758E
02/01/2019Printed as engrossed 19105067D-E
02/04/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/04/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2019Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
02/04/2019Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/04/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2758E)
02/04/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE #2 (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2019Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/08/2019Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2019Read third time
02/12/2019Reading of amendment waived
02/12/2019Committee amendment agreed to
02/12/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/12/2019Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Placed on Calendar
02/14/2019Senate amendment rejected by House (0-Y 96-N)
02/14/2019VOTE: ADOPTION (0-Y 96-N) (see vote tally)

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