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SB 0626 - Child Abuse - Failure to Report - Civil Penalty and Child Abuse Prevention Fund
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Tracking Level: No Position
Sponsor: Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Last Action: 2/8/2012 - S Hearing 3/6 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Committee: Senate Committee on Judicial Proceedings
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BILL INFO-2012 Regular Session-SB 626
2012 Regular Session

SENATE BILL 626

File Code: Family Law Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1102
Sponsored By:
Senators Forehand, Raskin, and Young
Entitled:
Child Abuse - Failure to Report - Civil Penalty and Child Abuse Prevention Fund

Synopsis:

Authorizing the Attorney General to institute a civil action against specified professionals who fail to report child abuse or neglect under specified circumstances; establishing a specified civil penalty for each violation; requiring a civil penalty collected under the Act to be deposited in the Child Abuse Prevention Fund; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
2/3
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
2/8
Hearing 3/6 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator Ronald N. Young, District 3

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Attorney General
Child Abuse and Neglect
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Crime Control and Prevention, Governor's Office of
Grants
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Notices
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Reports
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Social Workers
Teachers

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Family Law
( 5-704 , 5-704.2 )
State Finance and Procurement
( 6-226 )

Documents

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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered