Legislation: counsel for children in child welfare cases

03/17/2017, Legislation, Abuse/Neglect/Dependency - Children

SB 305 requires counsel to be appointed for children in dependency and termination of parental rights cases, rather than being discretionary.

 

Introduced and referred to Committee on Health and Human Services Committee on 3/17/17.

 

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