Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 6899
Session Year 2015


AN ACT EXPANDING GUARDIANSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR CHILDREN AND IMPLEMENTING PROVISIONS OF THE FEDERAL PREVENTING SEX TRAFFICKING AND STRENGTHENING FAMILIES ACT.

To expand guardianship opportunities for children in foster care by permitting subsidized guardianship for fictive kin and to make conforming changes to comply with the requirements of the federal Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act.