HB 264/FN (BR 892) - S. Westrom, Ji. Lee, T. Burch, D. Horlander
AN ACT relating to the investigation of child abuse and neglect.
Amend KRS 600.020 to add separate definitions of "abused child" and "neglected child"; add any household or family member, or a paramour of the child's parent, to the definition of "abused child"; amend KRS 620.040 to require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to participate in an investigation of abuse if the report alleges abuse by a household or family member, or a paramour of the child's parent; amend KRS 214.160, 620.090, and 625.090 to conform.
Jan 17-introduced in House
Jan 18-to Health & Welfare (H)
Feb 6-posted in committee