House Bill 5411: Requiring Parental Consent to Interview Children in Investigation

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Last Updated: March 17, 2014
House Bill 5411: Requiring Parental Consent to Interview Children in Investigation
Sponsors:
Representative Graves, Representative Cotter, Representative Kurtz, Representative Irwin, Representative Robinson, Representative Jenkins, Representative Denby, Representative McBroom, Representative Daley, Representative Leonard, Representative Haines, Representative Victory, Representative Genetski, Representative MacMaster
Summary:

House Bill (HB) 5411 amends the child protection law by prohibiting the Department of Human Services and by extension the Child Protective Services from interviewing a child without a parent or guardian present without parental authorization or a court order.

HSLDA's Position:
Support.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:
3/12/14 (House) Introduced and Referred to the Committee on Families, Children, and Seniors

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