House Bill 2235: An Act Relative to the Reinstatement of Parental Rights

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House Bill 2235: An Act Relative to the Reinstatement of Parental Rights
Sponsors:
Representative Kay Khan
Summary:

House Bill 2235 would allow children taken from their parents to petition the court "to reinstate in full the parental rights of one or both of the child's former parents" if the child "has not been adopted within two years" and the court has determined that "adoption is no longer the permanency plan."

HSLDA's Position:
Support.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

01/21/2012     (House)     Filed in the House
01/24/2012     (House)     Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

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