Child-placing agencies; conscience clause. (HB1932)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patrons Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge), Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington), Del. Martha Mugler (D-Hampton, and Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church)

Progress

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

Description

Child-placing agencies; conscience clause; repeal. Repeals provisions that allowed child-placing agencies to refuse to perform, assist with, counsel, recommend, consent to, refer, or participate in any child placements when the proposed placement would violate the agency's written religious or moral convictions or policies. Read the Bill »

Status

01/15/2021: Awaiting a Vote in the Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee

History

DateAction
01/11/2021Committee
01/11/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101283D
01/11/2021Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/15/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1932)
01/15/2021Assigned HWI sub: Social Services

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