2020 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of House Interim Committee on Human Services and Housing for Representative Alissa Keny-Guyer)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to family treatment courts; declaring an emergency.|
Directs Judicial Department to establish Family Treatment Court Program in certain counties to improve outcomes in child welfare cases resulting from parent's or caregiver's alleged substance use disorder.
Directs Public Defense Services Commission to develop and maintain Parent-Child Representation Program for delivery of legal services to certain persons participating in Family Treatment Court Program. Appropriates moneys to Judicial Department and Department of Human Services for purposes related to Family Treatment Court Program. Appropriates moneys to Public Defense Services Commission for purposes related to Parent-Child Representation Program. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||Budget Report Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||At House Desk Upon Adjournment|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|