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2017-2018 Regular Session - HB 972
Human Services, Department of; Division of Family and Children Services to offer extended care youth services under certain circumstances; allow
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 11 of Title 15 and Code Section 49-5-8 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Juvenile Code and powers and duties of the Department of Human Services, respectively, so as to allow the Division of Family and Children Services of the Department of Human Services to offer extended care youth services to youths between 18 and 21 years of age under certain circumstances; to change a definition; to clarify juvenile court jurisdiction and the termination of dependency orders; to provide for voluntary agreements for services and court oversight; to change provisions relating to the Department of Human Services' powers and duties; to provide for effective dates; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Mar/29/2018 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/29/2018 - Senate Third Read
Mar/29/2018 - Senate Taken from Table
Mar/27/2018 - Senate Tabled
Mar/15/2018 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/14/2018 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/01/2018 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/28/2018 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/28/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/28/2018 - House Third Readers
Feb/22/2018 - House Second Readers
Feb/21/2018 - House First Readers
Feb/20/2018 - House Hopper
2/28/2018 Modified Structured Rule; 3/27/2018 Tabled in Senate; 3/29/2018 Removed from Table in Senate
Mar/29/2018 - Senate Vote #752Yea(54)Nay(0)NV(1)
Mar/01/2018 - House Vote #661Yea(162)Nay(3)NV(8)
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