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HB 609: Adoption Assistance for Children within the Child Welfare System

GENERAL BILL by DuBose

Adoption Assistance for Children within the Child Welfare System; Requires that court costs for all adoptive parents who adopt children in custody of DCF be waived rather than reimbursed by department.

Effective Date: 7/1/2019
Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died in Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/31/2019 House • Filed
2/6/2019 House • Referred to Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 69
3/5/2019 House • Introduced -HJ 69
5/3/2019 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee