CS/HB 7099: Child Welfare
GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee ; Stevenson ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Byrd ; Roth
Child Welfare; Requiring the central abuse hotline to accept certain reports or calls for investigation for children who do not live in this state; requiring certain judicial orders to specify that the Department of Children and Families has placement and care responsibility for certain children; authorizing psychiatric nurses to prescribe psychotropic medications to certain children; requiring a young adult in extended foster care to provide certain documentation or execute a consent for release of certain records; revising the determinations a court must make to return a child to the custody of his or her parents; revising membership of the Children and Youth Cabinet; revising eligibility for Medicaid coverage for children eligible for the Guardianship Assistance Program, etc.
Last Action: 6/26/2019 - Chapter No. 2019-142, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 2502 (Ch. 2019-116)
Bill Text: PDF
• Introduced -HJ 482
• Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 496
• On Committee agenda-- Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee, 04/02/19, 1:00 pm, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -HJ 567
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 567
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 04/09/19, 2:00 pm, Morris Hall
• CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 0 -HJ 680
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time -HJ 679
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 681
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/24/19
• Read 2nd time -HJ 808
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 856
• CS passed; YEAS 110 NAYS 0 -HJ 856
• In Messages
• Referred to Health Policy; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations -SJ 515
• Received -SJ 515
• Withdrawn from Health Policy; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations -SJ 597
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for CS/CS/SB 1650 -SJ 598
• Read 2nd time -SJ 597
• Amendment(s) adopted (765116, 796068) -SJ 598
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 639
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 639
• In returning messages
• Concurred in 2 amendment(s) (765116, 796068) -HJ 1123, 1124
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 114 NAYS 0 -HJ 1124
• Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -HJ 1124
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2019-142, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 2502 (Ch. 2019-116)
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