2003-2004 Regular Session - SB 241
Family and Children Services; establish separate department and agency
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to health, so as to establish the Department of Family and Children Services; to provide definitions; to provide for the Board of Family and Children Services; to provide for its membership and functions; to provide that the Department of Family and Children Services shall succeed to the powers, duties, responsibilities, and functions of the Division of Family and Children Services of the Department of Human Resources; to provide for the transfer of employees; to provide for the appointment of a commissioner; to provide for other matters relative to the foregoing; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/05/2003 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/04/2003 - Senate Hopper