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HB 509 (BR 312) - L. Bechler, T. Burch

     AN ACT relating to children in custody of the state.
     Amend KRS 620.010 to provide that any child who is removed from his or her parents shall have access to a permanent home as quickly as possible; create new section of KRS Chapter 620 to set out duties of the Cabinet for Health and Family Services related to children who have been committed to the care of the state for a period of 15 months due to abuse, neglect, or dependency; amend KRS 625.090 to modify grounds for involuntary termination of parental rights.



     Feb 26, 2016 - introduced in House
     Feb 29, 2016 - to Health & Welfare (H)
     Mar 16, 2016 - posted in committee