Children's Services Act; parent representatives, community policy and management teams. (SB435)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Children's Services Act; parent representatives; community policy and management teams; family assessment and planning team. Provides that parent representatives required to be members of the community policy and management teams appointed by local governing bodies and family assessment and planning teams established by each community policy and management team under the Children's Services Act are caregivers with children with past experience with child welfare, juvenile justice, special education, or behavioral health services. The bill removes the provisions that such parent representatives who are employed by a public or private program that receives funds pursuant to the law or agencies represented on a family assessment and planning team may serve as a parent representative provided that they do not, as a part of their employment, interact directly on a regular and daily basis with children or supervise employees who interact directly on a regular basis with children. Read the Bill »


01/11/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102046D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/19/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB435)

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